MHG6319 - Cairn, N of Inchindown Farm Offices

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Type and Period (1)

  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH67SE 2 6903 7434.

There is a naturally formed cairn in the face of the hill north of the farm offices of Inchandown.
R Maclean 1886.

No trace of any cairn was seen on hill face north of Inchindown. It is no known what Maclean means by a "naturally formed cairn", unless he is referring to large masses of scree which cover the hill-side.
Visited by OS (W D J) 9 May 1963.


Maclean, R, 1886, 'The Parish of Rosskeen', Trans Gaelic Soc Inverness Vol. 12 1885-6, p.324-39, 335 (Text/Publication/Article). SHG1704.


RCAHMS, 1979, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of Easter Ross, Ross and Cromarty District, Highland Region, 13, No. 77 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6902 7434 (14m by 14m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH67SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish ROSSKEEN

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