MHG33738 - Cairn, The Ord


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

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Cairn marked on modern OS in area described as Tumuli on 1st ed OS - HAW 8/2004

Recorded during topographic survey undertaken in Spring 2010. A round cairn 6m in diameter and 1m high. Along the edge of the cairn is a kerb of upright boulders, some contiguous, some displaced. Covered in grass, heather and bracken. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NC 5755 0546 (14m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC50NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

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