MHG3599 - Midtown
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Type and Period (2)
- (Former Type) LONG CAIRN? (Neolithic - 4000 BC? to 2401 BC?)
- CLEARANCE CAIRN? (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- None recorded
NH63SE 9 6558 3439.
(NH 6558 3439) Long Cairn? 58ft. by 26 ft. aligned east-west and 2 ft. high. Like others in the area it has been used as a dump for field clearance but unlike the others, which seem to be authentic pre-historic cairns, this is a possible exception.
Information from A A Woodham to OS 9 August 1963.
This appears to be a natural mound with field clearance stone on it. Visited by OS (W D J) 9 September 1963.
This is not a cairn but a natural knoll, which has been supplemented by relatively recent clearance.
Visited by RCAHMS (DCC) 19 March 1993.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 6555 3440 (14m by 14m) (Buffered by site type)|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/13239 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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