MHG12876 - Standing Stones, Ribigill


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Type and Period (1)

  • STONE CIRCLE (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NC55SE 13 582 541.

Three upright stones near Ribigill (NC 582 541) were called a 'Teampul' by the old people. They were broken up by Mr. Mitchell, the 'late' farmer in 1867 in which year they had been built into a dyke at the roadside. The hillock on which they stood was still known as 'Croc-tigh-goil', the hillock of the school-house.
J Horsburgh 1870

Neither the site nor the name is known locally.
Visited by OS (AA) 30 June 1971

No change. Visited by OS (JM) 26 September 1978

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Grid reference Centred NC 5820 5410 (40m by 40m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC55SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish TONGUE

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