MHG53083 - Possible Cairn - Loch Borralie West
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Type and Period (1)
- CAIRN? (Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC? to 560 AD?)
- None recorded
Long oval or rectilinear ?cairn, 7.3 m NE/SW x 3 m. Defined by somewhat diffuse kerb of boulders < 0.4 m across, with sparse stones in interior. One large orthostatic pink basal quartzite boulder at NW edge of feature. Under thick turf. Stones also scattered to NE and SW. ?Cairn is perched on edge of contour.
On side of low rise, overlooking site 73 and N end of plantation on SE-facing slope.
Recommendations: None. <1><2>
- <1> Dataset/Database File: Glasgow University Archaeological Research Division (GUARD). 2003. Site gazetteer: Loch Borralie, Kyle of Durness. Site 74.
- <2> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Lelong, O and MacGregor, G. 2003. Loch Borralie, Kyle of Durness: Project 950. Glasgow University Archaeological Research Division (GUARD). Digital. Site 74.
|Grid reference||NC 3798 6762 (point) (Approximate)|
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