MHG29261 - Possible Chambered Cairn - Rynettin

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Type and Period (1)

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

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Full Description

Remains of an oval cairn, probably Neolithic. Heavily robbed and damaged by afforestation. Internal features difficult to judge, although there are signs of at least one and possibly more chambers. The cairn is about 13m long and about 7.5m wide at its widest point. Maximum height is about lm. It lies on a break of slope within 20m of a second cairn (see MHG29262), within a forestry plantation. Visted as part of a survey in 1995 of Abernethy Forset for RSBP. <1>

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Location

Grid reference Centred NJ 0106 1447 (18m by 18m)
Map sheet NJ01SW
Civil Parish ABERNETHY AND KINCARDINE
Geographical Area BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY

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