MHG11969 - Cairn, Saval


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Type and Period (1)

  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NC50NE 8 5922 0837.
Cairn (NR) OS 1:10,000 map, (1970)

The remains of a circular cairn with a diameter of about 80ft. It has been almost removed, but a ridge is left standing from 4-5ft high from NW-SE across the centre. Some details of the interior arrangement may be concealed in this fragment as no signs of a chamber are visible elsewhere.
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909.

A much robbed cairn as described above, with no indication that it was chambered.
Visited by OS (W D J) 21 June 1963.

As described above. Visited by OS (N K B) 9 August 1976.

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Grid reference Centred NC 5921 0837 (14m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC50NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

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