MHG53951 - Clearance cairn, Sciberscross
Clearance cairn, probably related to prehistoric land clearance in this area. Disturbed previously through excavation, possibly believing it to be a burial cairn.
Type and Period (2)
- CLEARANCE CAIRN (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC? to 560 AD?)
- (Former Type) BURIAL CAIRN? (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC to 560 AD)
- None recorded
A 5m diameter clearance cairn, standing 1m high, has been excavated to leave a central pit which open to the E, approximately 1m diameter and 0.6m deep.
Interpreted as related to prehistoric land clearance in this area. <1>
|Grid reference||NC 7635 1005 (point) (GPS derived)|
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