MHG4604 - Tullochgorum

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  • BURIAL CAIRN (Early Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 1501 BC)

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NH92SE 3 9648 2130.

(NH 9648 2130) Stone Circle (NR)
OS 6"map, Inverness-shire, 2nd ed., (1903)

A Clava cairn, greatly robbed though the greater part of the kerb still exists, outside which is a considerable bank of cairn material.
Within the centre are five stones, apparently earth-fast, but some probable monoliths are situated at similar distances (ie. 16') from the kerb on the N and NE sides.
A S Henshall 1963, visited 1957.

The remains of a Clava-type cairn as described and planned by Henshall.
Visited by OS (N K B) 16 September 1966.


Cairn, Tullochgorum. (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG11359.


Tullochgorum. (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG11346.


Henshall, A S, 1963, The chambered tombs of Scotland, Volume 1, 386, INV 49; plan (Text/Publication/Monograph). SHG357.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NH 9647 2130 (30m by 30m)
Map sheet NH92SE
Civil Parish DUTHIL AND ROTHIEMURCHUS
Geographical Area BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY

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