MHG6351 - An Ruigh Dreighean


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Type and Period (1)

  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH57SE 5 57 74.

E of the ruin on Druim na Ceardaich (NH 57 SE 9) is An Ruigh Dreighean, Thorn-slope, with a small cairn.
W J Watson 1904.

No trace of this alleged cairn in an afforested area, although Johnston described what appeared to be a small shepherd's cairn to the E of Druim na Ceardaich. The name An Ruigh Dreighean is not known locally. (Visited by OS (W D J) 4 May 1963)
Visited by OS (A A) 4 November 1970.

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Grid reference Centred NH 5699 7400 (14m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH57SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish ALNESS

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