MHG12508 - Possible cairns, Meall Meadhonach


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Type and Period (1)

  • CLEARANCE CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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NC61SW 5 centred 614 113.
Scheduled Ancient Monument Management Plan received from Historic Scotland, 8/4/2004.
See Assoc. docs. File
Four circular, grass-covered cairns ranging in diameter from 3m to 10m and in height from 0.1m to 0.25m.
R J Mercer 1978

Field clearance in the form of stony heaps and a sinuous stretch of c onsumption dyke on the SW margin.
Surveyed at 1:10,000 (See also NC61SW 13).
Visited by OS 30 October 1980.

New information about this site was gathered during a walkover survey that took place between November 2010 and January 2011. Please see the linked report for full details. <2>

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Grid reference Centred NC 6144 1123 (83m by 121m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC61SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

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