MHG63018 - Cairns - Fanellan


A grass covered stone cairn and a low flat cairn at Fanellan.

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  • CAIRN (Unknown date)

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The Inverness Field Club, led by Donald Coghill, surveyed a number of sites in the Aird area between 1987 and 1989. Fanellan Wood.
There is a grass covered stone cairn 13 yards x 8 yards which is about 3 feet high at the centre and appears to have been ditched. Half a dozen yards towards the west there is a very low flat cairn of approximately 6 yards diameter which appears to be circular. <1>

Note: Site not visible on aerial photographs so location based on Lidar image. (T. Blackie 11/10/23)

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Grid reference Centred NH 4948 4308 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH44SE
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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