MHG54365 - Memorial cairn, River Meig


A memorial cairn to Colin Grant Sangster.

Type and Period (2)

  • COMMEMORATIVE CAIRN (Erected, 20th Century - 1994 AD to 1994 AD (post))
  • (Former Type) CAIRN (Erected, 20th Century - 1994 AD to 1994 AD (post))

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Memorial Cairn situated on a knoll to the south of Ballinan township and farmsteads at an altitude of 200m
(NOSAS Site Survey No.441) Carn Chailein memorial inscribed 'Colin Grant Sangster, 1930 -1994 - and the days were not long enough'. The cairn was recorded by NOSAS in 2007 as part of the Scotland's Rural Past Project, <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 20490 51476 (4m by 4m)
Map sheet NH25SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CONTIN

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