MHG53400 - Possible marker cairn, Abhainn na Glasa


A possible marker cairn comprising four stones placed on a flat boulder.

Type and Period (1)

  • MARKER CAIRN? (Modern - 1901 AD? to 2100 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A small cairn was noted during a walkover survey in August 2008 comprising four stones, of which three are smoothed cobbles, placed on the flat surface of a large boulder beside the river. Of unknown function, but likely to be marking either the estate boundary or a route. <1>

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Grid reference NH 4332 7840 (point)
Map sheet NH47NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ALNESS

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