MHG1218 - Standing Stone, Upper Dounreay
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Type and Period (1)
- STANDING STONE (Undated)
- None recorded
Standing Stone (NR) OS 6"map, Caithness, 2nd ed., (1907)
This large columnar boulder is roughly quadrangular, measures 6ft in length and is about 2ft 4ins wide and thick.
According to Mr Begg (G Begg, Upper Dounreay, Reay), this stone was removed in 1940 during the construction of military installations. No trace remains.
Visited by OS (N K B) 13 Novemeber 1964.
(ND 0013 6595) Standing Stone (NR) (site of) OS 6"map, (1969)
No further information. Visited by OS (J B) 7 November 1981.
RCAHMS, 1911, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments and Constructions of Scotland. Third report and inventory of monuments and constructions in the county of Caithness, 108, No. 400 (Text/Report). SHG2664.
|Grid reference||Centred ND 0013 6596 (10m by 10m) (Buffered by site type)|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/7830 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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