MHG2913 - Possible Stone Circle, Culloden Moor


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Type and Period (1)

  • STONE CIRCLE (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A cairn (prob. stone circle is meant) was examined, during an excursion on the 28th June 1879, above Culloden (Moor) Station. It consisted of 25 stones of which only 7 appeared to be in their original position. ISSFC 1885.

There is no trace, and no local knowledge of this cairn or stone circle. Visited by OS (N K B) 12 August 1964.

ISSFC, 1885, 'Raigmore and Petty {excursion to}', Trans Inverness Sci Soc Fld Club Vol. 1 1875-80, p.251-6, 253 (Text/Publication/Article). SHG1382.

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, 10, No. 37 (Text/Report). SHG2673.

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Grid reference Centred NH 7600 4500 (40m by 40m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH74NE
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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