MHG53907 - Clearance cairn, Sciberscross


Possible low clearance cairn, recorded during walkover survey.

Type and Period (1)

  • CLEARANCE CAIRN? (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC? to 560 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Possible low clearance cairn with a perfectly straight alignment of 8 boulders on its NW side. It measures 5m x 1.5m and trends 042 degrees. Set on the SE side of the easternmost of 3 small gullies.

Interpreted as related to the clearance of land in the Bronze/Iron Age. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference NC 7719 0991 (point)
Map sheet NC70NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ROGART

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