MHG715 - Standing Stones, Achvarasdal House

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  • STANDING STONE (Undated)

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(A: NC 9833 6472 B: NC 9833 6471) Standing Stones (NR) (fallen)
OS 6"map, (1963)

Two monoliths which have evidently been standing stones at one time lie fallen some 60 yds NE of the garden at Achvarasdal Lodge. One is 11ft 10ins in length, square in section, and 2ft 6ins across. The other, some 60ft to the S, is 11ft 6ins in length, rectangular in section, and 2ft 5ins across.
RCAHMS 1911.

These two large stones are as described above.
Surveyed at 1:2500. Visited by OS (R D) 13 November 1964.

No change. Visited by OS (J M) 19 August 1981


RCAHMS, 1911, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments and Constructions of Scotland. Third report and inventory of monuments and constructions in the county of Caithness, 109, No. 404 (Text/Report). SHG2664.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NC 9833 6472 (10m by 10m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC96SE
Civil Parish REAY
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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