MHG6296 - Standing stone, Kildonan Farm


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Type and Period (1)

  • STANDING STONE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH09SE 2 0803 9152.
At NH 08039152, 30m W of the track to Kildonan Farm stands a monolith, 1.4m high, 1m wide by 0.2m thick with its main axis N-S, and inclined in an easterly direction. According to local informant (Miss McNorton, Ardnessie, Dundonnell, Little Lochbroom) opinion is divided as to the purpose of this stone, some regard it as a sanctuary stone of early monastic establishment ( NH 09 SE 1 ), others as a prehistoric standing stone.
Visited by OS (R B) 5 October 1964

NH09SE 2 NH 0803 9152
This standing stone was visited during the course of a pre-afforestation survey by J Wordsworth and remains the same as is described above. The report includes photographs of the stone.
J Wordsworth 1995; NMRS MS 961/20, no. 6

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Grid reference Centred NH 0802 9151 (10m by 10m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH09SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish LOCHBROOM

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