MHG10925 - Cairn, Fiscary

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Type and Period (1)

  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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NC76SW 4 7285 6261.
(NC 7285 6261) Cairn (NR) OS 6"map, (1964)

A cairn, measuring about 11m in diameter and 1.2m high.
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909; Visited by OS (J L D) 13 June 1960

This cairn is as described.
Surveyed at 1:2500 scale (Visited by OS {R L} 8 July 1971).
Visited by OS (N K B) 14 July 1977.

A round cairn with large boulders, situated on the crest of a hill and measuring 10m in diameter and 1.3m high.
R J Mercer 1981.


Fiscary (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG15064.


Fiscary (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG15065.


Fiscary (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG15066.


Fiscary (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG15067.


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, 81-2, No. 237 (Text/Report). SHG2657.


Mercer, R J, 1981, Archaeological field survey in northern Scotland: volume II, 1980-81, 115, No. 75 (Text/Report/Fieldwork Report). SHG2511.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NC 7285 6261 (14m by 14m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC76SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish FARR

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