MHG7497 - Cairns, Rheguile

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • CLEARANCE CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH68NE 17 centred 692 852.
Cairns (NR) OS 6" map, Ross-shire, 2nd ed., (1907)

There are numerous small cairns on moor to SE of Requill.
Name Book 1874.

Not cairns but an area of stone clearance heaps similar to those normally associated with hut circles. No definite cultivation plots or hut circles are evident. Some of the heaps shown on OS 6"map to the E of a road have been destroyed.
Visited by OS (R L) 25 October 1970.

This group of small cairns is situated on each side of a track 600m W of Little Dallas.
RCAHMS 1979, visited September 1978.


Name Book (County), Object Name Books of the Ordnance Survey, Book No. 10, 6 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG3340.


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. 78 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6919 8526 (176m by 223m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH68NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish EDDERTON

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