MHG53947 - Clearance cairn, Garbh-leathad


A clearance cairn recorded during walkover survey, potentially related to prehistoric land clearance.

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 clearance cairn stands 0.5m high, around 10m to the E of the plantation fence and 10m S of the hill fence.

Interpreted as representing prehistoric land clearance. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference NC 7607 1013 (point) (GPS derived)
Map sheet NC71SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ROGART

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