MHG52919 - Cairnfield, Latheronwheel
A series of fourteen partially grass-covered cairns location on the sides of a dry valley.
Type and Period (2)
- CLEARANCE CAIRN (Neolithic to 19th Century - 4000 BC? to 1900 AD?)
- CAIRNFIELD (Neolithic to 19th Century - 4000 BC? to 1900 AD?)
- None recorded
An overall area of 125 x 50m containing a series of 14 partially grass-covered cairns located on the sides of a dry valley. The largest, measuring 13.4 x 4m, is located on a spur of land at its head. The cairns range in size from 4.4 x 4m to 6 x 7.3m with a maximum height of 1m. There are traces of slight cattle damage. <1>
|Grid reference||Centred ND 1863 3211 (112m by 133m) (Approximate)|
Related Monuments/Buildings (1)
Related Investigations/Events (1)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/8153 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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