MHG53093 - Cairn or Clearance Cairn - Loch Borralie West
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Type and Period (2)
- BURIAL CAIRN (Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC? to 560 AD?)
- CLEARANCE CAIRN? (Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC? to 560 AD?)
- None recorded
Sub rectangular stone cairn measuring 3.3 m ESE/WNW x 2.2 m. Made of subangular and rounded stones of all shapes and types. Site is 1-1.2 m below present ground level
Within deflation which is stabilising at the base, although edges are still eroding. Overlooks Loch Borralie to E and Kyle of Durness to S.
Burial or clearance cairn.
Recommendations: Monitor and control rabbits. <1><2>
- <1> Dataset/Database File: Glasgow University Archaeological Research Division (GUARD). 2003. Site gazetteer: Loch Borralie, Kyle of Durness. Site 85.
- <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 85.
|Grid reference||NC 3799 6731 (point) (Approximate)|
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