MHG11088 - Kinbrace Farm

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  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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NC82NE 20 8740 2888.
Cairn (NR) OS 6"map, (1962)

A heather-covered round cairn within a forest clearing untouched by ploughing.(Info from OS (EGC) 27 May 1961) It measures 11.5m in diameter with a maximum height of 1.3m. The flat top is dug into, but no cist or chamber is exposed.
Visited by OS (J B) 3 December 1976; RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909

A heather-covered cairn situated in a small clearing in the forest; it measures about 12.5m in diameter by 1.3m in height. Severe robbing hollows can be seen in the cairn.
Visited by RCAHMS (JNGR and DCC) 31 July 1991


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, 134, No. 384 (Text/Report). SHG2657.


RCAHMS, 1993, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. Strath of Kildonan: an archaeological survey (Text/Report). SHG2669.

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Grid reference Centred NC 8739 2888 (14m by 14m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC82NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish KILDONAN

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