MHG1652 - Possible Site of Cairn, Dias Geo


Possible site of cairn. It has been located since early 1930's so it is either lost or destroyed.

Type and Period (1)

  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Not located. Visited by OS (N K B) 22 July 1982.

ND 3697 6294. Cairn not located. C E Batey 1981.

No trace of a cairn could be found in this area.
Visited by OS (R D) 10 September 1965.

'Dias Geo: On the south side of Brough Head with the remains of a cairn.' The meaning of the name is probably 'Cairn Geo'.
J Mowat 1931.

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred ND 3700 6289 (14m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND36SE
Civil Parish WICK
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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