MHG2665 - Kerb Cairn, Creag Dubh

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Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

On a knoll and within a field system ( NH 44 NE10) are the remains of a cairn measuring about 9.0m in diameter and about 0.5m high. A kerb of eleven contiguous stones survives around the SW arc. The N and E arcs of the cairn are encroached upon by a depopulation steading. Divorced survey at 1/10,000 scale.
Visited by OS (R L) 17 March 1970


RCAHMS, 1979, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of North-east Inverness, Inverness District, Highland Region, 11, No. 46 (Text/Report). SHG2673.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 4558 4546 (80m by 80m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH44NE
Civil Parish KILMORACK
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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