MHG10850 - Dunrobin, cave


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  • CAVE (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NC80SE 20 85 00.

There is a cave in the hill above Dunrobin from which tradition says there is a subterranean passage extending 4 Scotch miles to the S side of Little Ferry. Explorers have been forced to give it up by the roughness underfoot and the wet.
OSA 1799.

No further information obtained. Visited by OS (E G C) 7 4 1962.

From lack of local information of a cave fitting this description and siting, that at NC 8360 0295 (see NC80SW 8) may well be the one in question.
Visited by OS (J M) 28 August 1975.

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Grid reference Centred NC 8499 0000 (30m by 30m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC80SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND

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