MHG10289 - Caen Burn

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Type and Period (1)

  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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ND01NW 22 011 182.
Tumuli (NR) OS 6" map, Caithness, 2nd ed., (1908)

Caen Burn - There are numerous small mounds of the usual type scattered along the side of the glen .
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909.

These small insignificant mounds are stone clearance heaps. Both banks of the Caen Burn have been heavily populated at one time (See ND01NW 7, 8, 9, 10 and 41 ).
Visited by OS (W D J) 23 June 1960.


RCAHMS, 1911, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments and Constructions of Scotland. Second report and inventory of monuments and constructions in the county of Sutherland, 109, No. 317 (Text/Report). SHG2657.

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Location

Grid reference Centred ND 0115 1824 (157m by 156m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet ND01NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish KILDONAN

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