MHG7341 - Cairns, Newmore Wood


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Type and Period (1)

  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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  • None recorded

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NH67SE 31 682 736.

NH 682 736. Cairns, Newmore Wood: In 1976 three cairns measuring about 4m in diameter were recorded in this area, which is now buried in a forestry plantation.
J E Kirby 1976; RCAHMS 1979.

The alleged cairns were not positively located. Three stony mounds, probably stone clearance heaps, occur in the wood about 100m SW of the given location.
Visited by OS (J B) 23 February 1981.

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Grid reference Centred NH 6819 7360 (14m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH67SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish ROSSKEEN

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