MHG53929 - Clearance cairn, Sciberscross


3m diameter clearance cairn, set on high ground to the S of a hut circle, 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

3m diameter grass-covered clearance cairn, stands 0.7m high is surrounded by heather and set on high ground to the S of hut circle MHG53928.

Interpreted as related to the clearance of land in the Bronze/Iron Age, associated with the prehistoric hut circle settlement across this area. <1>

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Grid reference NC 7680 1020 (point) (GPS derived)
Map sheet NC71SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ROGART

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