MHG3466 - Dhuallow - Chambered Cairn


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Type and Period (2)

  • CHAMBERED CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)
  • STONE CIRCLE (Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 551 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH62NW 3 644 267.

(NH 6426) A possible Clava cairn was situated at Duhallow of Aberarder. (A S Henshall 1963) It was described by Fraser (J Fraser 1884) as a stone circle which was entirely cleared away by agricultural improvements c. 1860 - "It showed indications of a small internal chamber and cairn, built on the inner circle ... no dimensions can now be got".
(NH 644267) Site of a chambered cairn indicated on OS 6" annotated map. J Fraser 1884; A S Henshall 1963.

No remains were seen in the area indicated.
Visited by OS (R D L) 11 September 1963.

There is no trace of a chambered cairn at NH 644 267 which lies in an area that has been partially cleared for cultivation.
Visited by RCAHMS (PJD) 18 March 1993.

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Grid reference Centred NH 6439 2670 (80m by 80m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH62NW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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