MHG53570 - Clearance cairns, The Ord


A group of 9 clearance cairns, located immediately to the south of a hut circle on the E slope of The Ord.

Type and Period (1)

  • CLEARANCE CAIRN (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A group of clearance cairns recorded during topographic survey carried out in June 2010. They are situated immediately to the S of hut circle MHG33767, confined within an area of 30m by 50m. The cairns measure between 3.5m and 8m across and are 0.4m to 0.6m high. The area is largely covered in bracken. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NC 5805 0505 (70m by 34m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC50NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND

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