MHG3824 - Englishton

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Type and Period (1)

  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH64NW 13 610 452.

In a field on sloping ground overlooking Englishtown were the remains of a cairn or hut circle which was partially removed at a former time. It is sited near the find spot of the cup-marked stone 'A' (NH64NW 11).
W Jolly 1882.

Enquiries at Englishton failed to find any knowledge of this feature. No traces of a hut circle or cairn were seen in the sloping fields immediately S of the farm.
Visited by OS (W D J) 28 March 1962.


Jolly, W, 1882, On cup-marked stones in the neighbourhood of Inverness; with an appendix on cup-marked stones in the Western Islands, 342 (Text/Publication/Article). SHG1317.


RCAHMS, 1979, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of North-east Inverness, Inverness District, Highland Region, 22, No. 157 (Text/Report). SHG2673.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6100 4510 (14m by 14m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH64NW
Civil Parish KIRKHILL
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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