MHG12624 - Loch Loyal

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Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NC65SW 1 6212 5095.

(NC 6212 5095) Cairn (NR)
OS 6"map, (1961)

A prominent round cairn 16m in diameter and 1.5m high, with a kerb of contiguous large stones placed point upward. The cairn is heather-covered and has been robbed in the centre and on the S but no internal structure has been revealed.
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909; Visited by OS (J L D) 25 April 1960.

No change to the previous field report.
Visited by OS (J B) 6 September 1978.


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, 186, No. 538 (Text/Report). SHG2657.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NC 6211 5095 (80m by 80m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC65SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish TONGUE

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