MHG12414 - Kinvonvie

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Type and Period (1)

  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NC60NW 12 600 070.

(Centred NC 6007 0707) Tumuli (NR)
OS 6"map, Sutherlandshire, 1st ed., (1873)

A group of about a dozen mounds from 12ft to 18ft in diameter and about 3ft high.
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909.

Small, grass-covered mounds which appear to be stone clearance heaps. Revised at 1/12500.
Visited by OS (W D J) 28 June 1963.

Centred at NC 600 070 are fifteen to twenty closely-grouped field clearance heaps; some 150.0m to the E further heaps occur about 20.0m apart spread over an area of one and a half hectares. No cultivation plots or hut circles are evident at either location.
Visited by OS (J B) 7 October 1980.


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, 145, No. 415 (Text/Report). SHG2657.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NC 6006 0664 (107m by 112m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC60NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

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