MHG17888 - The Ord


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  • NON ANTIQUITY (Undated)

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NC50NE 95 574 057.

A cup-shaped hollow 6ft across and 1 1/2 feet deep open to the north.
Visited 14 June 1909.
RCAHMS 1911.

There is nothing to indicate that this is other than a natural hollow.
Visited by OS (EGC) 29 June 1963.

Wickham Jones C, The Ord, Lairg A Journey Back in Time (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG3520.

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, 141, no. 406 (Text/Report). SHG2657.

Wickham Jones C; Harden J, 2000, The Ord, Lairg: Archaeological Trail (Text/Publication/Leaflet). SHG2934.

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Grid reference Centred NC 5740 0570 (6m by 6m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC50NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

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