MHG7250 - Possible Clava-type Cairn - Little Urchany


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Type and Period (2)

  • RING CAIRN (Bronze Age - 2400 BC? to 551 BC?)
  • (Alternate Type) STONE CIRCLE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A possible Clava-type cairn lay some 16ft to the E or NE of NH84NE 1 until about 1840.
J Fraser 1884; A S Henshall 1963.

No trace of any feature could be found at this position.
Visited by OS (R D) 16 November 1965.

No trace of this cairn. The site marked on OS 6"map if correct would have overlain the ring cairn (NH84NE 1). Very doubtful antiquity. Visited by OS (N K B) 21 January 1971.

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Grid reference Centred NH 8665 4859 (80m by 80m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH84NE
Civil Parish CAWDOR
Geographical Area NAIRN

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