MHG2911 - Possible Ring Cairn - Cantraybruich


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Type and Period (2)

  • (Former Type) CHAMBERED CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)
  • RING CAIRN (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

No. 18. This Stone Circle (?Clava-type cairn) (Henshall 1963) which was removed completely many years ago was in the middle of the field adjoining No. 17 (NH74NE 16) in a spot called Croit-an-t-Sagairt - the Priest's Croft.
J Fraser 1884; A S Henshall 1963.

There is no surface indications of this stone circle or clava-type cairn in the field and the stone circle or clava-type cairn in the field and the farmer at Cantraybruich cannot recall one being here.
Visited by OS (N K B) 12 August 1964.

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Grid reference Centred NH 7779 4590 (80m by 80m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH74NE
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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