MHG62329 - Clearance cairn - North Dalchork, Lairg


Clearance cairn at North Dalchork

Type and Period (1)

  • CLEARANCE CAIRN (Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC? to 560 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

In June 2015, a walkover survey was undertaken by Anne Coombs on behalf of the Forestry Commission Scotland to identify and demarcate archaeological sites in advance of the clear felling of a conifer plantation.

Clearance cairn. This clearance cairn appears to be associated with the nearby two hut circles (see MHG623327/8). <1>

Note: Site not visible on aerial photographs so location approximate. (T. Blackie 18/08/21)

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NC 5434 1882 (6m by 6m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC51NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

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Related Investigations/Events (1)

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