MHG62973 - Possible kerb cairn - Beaufort


Possible robbed kerb cairn at Beaufort.

Type and Period (1)

  • KERB CAIRN? (Bronze Age - 2400 BC? to 551 BC?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The Inverness Field Club, led by Donald Coghill, surveyed a number of sites in the Aird area between 1987 and 1989. Beaufort.
Close to the east side of a boundary ditch between an arable field and woodland sloping down from the public road, there is, on the level at the bottom of the slope, a low robbed cairn which appears to have been kerbed and oval-shaped, roughly 5 yards in diameter. <1>

Note: Site not visible on aerial photographs so location based on grid coordinates. (T. Blackie 28/07/23)

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Grid reference Centred NH 5209 4339 (10m by 10m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH54SW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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