MHG6259 - Meall Buaile Nan Caorach


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Type and Period (1)

  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NG61NW 23 6398 1583

On a SE-facing shelf above the shore, at 8m OD and amongst bracken, is
a cairn of large stones, measuring 4m NW-SE by 2.6m NE-SW. 7.7m to the NE is a small stone-built pen 2.4m in diameter over walls 0.75m thick. (Buaile nan Caorach means sheep pens).
Visited by C S, 3 April 1990.

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Grid reference Centred NG 6398 1582 (14m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG61NW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish STRATH

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