MHG4628 - Docharn
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Type and Period (1)
- CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)
- None recorded
NH92SW 2 92 20.
The district called Docharn (prob. Davoch of the cairns) contains some "hundreds" of cairns, the majority of them small. (Three large ones specifically mentioned, separately recorded).
A Mitchell and J Drummond 1875.
No trace of these cairns was found. The probable area is now covered by a dense plantation.
It is probable that Mitchell is referring to stone clearance heaps.
Visited by OS (R L) 2 November 1966.
Visited by OS (N K B) 26 September 1969.
Mitchell, A and Drummond, J, 1874, Vacation notes in Cromar, Burghead, and Strathspey. Including notice of one of the supposed burial-places of St Columba, 683 (Text/Publication/Article). SHG1803.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 9199 2000 (14m by 14m) (Buffered by site type)|
|Civil Parish||DUTHIL AND ROTHIEMURCHUS|
|Geographical Area||BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/15454 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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