MHG29319 - Round cairn - Bad Chalda, Ardvreck, Loch Assynt


A round cairn at Bad Chalda, Ardvreck east of Loch Assynt.

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  • ROUND CAIRN (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

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A round cairn at Bad Chalda, Ardvreck east of Loch Assynt.

Cairn C.7m in daimeter. Heather covered low mound with central depression. Stones most obvious on East and West edges, mostly quartzite with some limestone.

The cairn was proposed for scheduling by Historic Environment Scotland in 2018 as part of their NorthWestr Cairns Project. The scheduling came into effect as of 29/08/2018. <1>

The GIS spatial data waas amended in 2019 according to the location of the feature as seen on 2009 vertical APs. <2>

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Grid reference Centred NC 2469 2395 (14m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC22SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ASSYNT

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