MHG12414 - Kinvonvie


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Type and Period (1)

  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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  • 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.

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Grid reference Centred NC 6006 0664 (107m by 112m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC60NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

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