MHG53858 - Clearance cairn, Garbh-leathad


Clearance cairn recorded during walkover survey.

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Clearance cairn of less than football-sized rounded boulders has been formed around a 1.5m diameter boulder. It is set at the edge of a former river terrace, separating the level ground on which is situated the building of MHG53857, from a flat grassy former area of rig and furrow cultivation below. <1>

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Grid reference NC 7633 0958 (point)
Map sheet NC70NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND

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