MHG12415 - Kinvonvie

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Type and Period (1)

  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NC60NW 13 602 067.

(NC 6002 0678) Tumuli (NR)
OS 6"map, Sutherlandshire, 1st ed., (1873)

A group of mounds of the ordinary type.
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909.

These appear to be turf-covered field clearance heaps.
Visited by OS (W D J) 28 June 1963.

An area of scattered field clearance heaps, centered on NC 602 067, extending over about two and a half hectares. No cultivation plots or hut circles are evident.
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 6002 0678 (14m by 14m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC60NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

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