MHG11261 - Cist, Grudie


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Type and Period (1)

  • CIST (Bronze Age - 2400 BC? to 551 BC?)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NC70NW 7 7370 0906.

(NC 7370 0906) Cist (NR) OS 1:10,000 map, (1970)

A cist, 3ft 8ins long, 2ft wide and 1ft 10ins deep, formed of four flat slabs, is exposed between two great, earth-fast boulders about 8ft apart, the longer of which is 15ft long. The cist does not appear to have been covered by a cairn.
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909.

A cist as described by the RCAHMS.
Visited by OS (W D J) 15 April 1964.

The cist is as described. It is set into the top of a slight rise in the sides of which protrude three massive boulder-erratics to partially enclose the cist.
Visited by OS (J M) 31 August 1981.

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Grid reference Centred NC 7370 0905 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC70NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ROGART

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