MHG50021 - An Sgoran

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Type and Period (1)

  • COMMEMORATIVE CAIRN (Undated)

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  • None recorded

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NMRS Report: (09/11/2006 10:40:37)
NJ12NW 23 NJ 10790 26026



NMRS Report: (22/02/2007 08:39:47)
NJ12NW 23 NJ 10790 26026

This drystone cairn, which is situated on an un-named rise 1km W of An Sgoran, measures about 2.2m in diameter and its steeply battered face rises to a mortared conical cap at a height of about 4m. A polished pink granite plaque, which is set into the SE side of the cairn 1m above ground-level, is inscribed `King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra || This cairn was erected by the people of Cromdale || on site of coronation bonfire || lighted by Mrs McGregor || Belmenach || 9th August 1902'.
Visited by RCAHMS (JRS) 2 May 2006.


<1> RCAHMS, 02/2008, Annual update from Canmore, 284351 (Dataset). SHG24123.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NJ 10789 26025 (20m by 20m)
Map sheet NJ12NW
Civil Parish CROMDALE, INVERALLAN AND ADVIE
Geographical Area BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY

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