MHG3580 - Clearance cairns - Milton of Farr


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  • CLEARANCE CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC? to 2401 BC?)

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NH63SE 31 681 325.

Centred at NH 681 325 in rough grazing surrounded by modern cultivation are a few stone clearance heaps of the type usually associated with hut circles.
Visited by OS (A A) 2 March 1972.

There are at least ten small cairns, measuring up to 4m in diameter and 0.3m in height, on a terrace to the ESE of a modern house (being built at the date of visit). Some of the cairns to the W of the group have been clipped by more recent cultivation.
Visited by RCAHMS (DCC) 19 March 1993.

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Grid reference Centred NH 6809 3254 (214m by 183m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH63SE
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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