MHG3572 - Cairn - Dunlichity Farm


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Type and Period (1)

  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH63SE 54 6588 3272 and 6575 3273

This hut-circle is situated on the crest of a ridge to the SW of Dunlichity and is crossed by a fence on the E. It measures 14.5m from NNE to SSW by 12m transversely within a stony bank spread to 2.7m in thickness and 0.5m in height. A low, stony bank runs off to the SW where there is also a cairn measuring about 3m in diameter.
On a separate ridge some 120m to the W (NH 6575 3273) there are three small cairns measuring about 4m in diameter and 0.3m in height.
(USN93 45)
Visited by RCAHMS (DCC) 2 December 1992.

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Grid reference Centred NH 6587 3271 (14m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH63SE
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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