MHG53823 - Clearance cairn, Dalreavoch


A clearance cairn was recorded during walkover survey, set close to the bank of the River Brora.

Type and Period (1)

  • CLEARANCE CAIRN (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Clearance cairn measuring 15m x 4m, and <0.5m high, comprising large boulders, is set parallel and at the edge of the River Brora. It is possible that the clearance has been used to shore up the bank to prevent erosion of the cultivated area. <1>

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Grid reference NC 7569 0920 (point)
Map sheet NC70NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND

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