MHG10819 - Killin

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Type and Period (1)

  • HUMAN REMAINS (Unknown date)

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NC80NE 7 8554 0688.

(NC 8554 0688) Human remains found here (AD 1810) (NAT).
OS 6"map, Sutherland, 2nd ed., (1907)

At Killin, on the eastern edge of Loch Brora, within 300 yards on the north side of the road, human bones were found in 1810.
J M Davidson 1940.

This place is traditionally believed to be the grave of one of three Danish warriors (See NC80NW 15).
Name Book 1872.

There is no mound or cairn at this spot.


Name Book (County), Object Name Books of the Ordnance Survey, Book No. 5, 23 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG3382.


Davidson, J M, 1940, 'Notes on some antiquities from Sutherland', Proc Soc Antiq Scot, Vol 74 (1939-40), pp 13-23, p 23 (Text/Publication/Article). SHG1202.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NC 8553 0688 (6m by 6m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC80NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish CLYNE

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