MHG44138 - Runic inscription - Dun Taimh


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Type and Period (1)

  • RUNE STONE (Norse - 800 AD to 1300 AD)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Within the dun of Dun Taimh is a large cairn erected to commemorate the jubilee of Queen Victoria in 1887.
RCAHMS 1928, visited 1915.

Runes (two words) have been notes on the Queen Victoria cairn. They were on the lintel of a 'Cupboard' in the cairn. Thus, this stone may have been built into the dun.
Visited by J Close-Brooks (NMAS) July 1977; Information from Lady Bromley, Pursey Furze, Buckland, Faringdon, Oxen.

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Grid reference Centred NG 3632 3668 (3m by 3m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG33NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish BRACADALE

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