MHG7504 - Whitebog Wood


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Type and Period (2)

  • BURIAL CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)
  • HUMAN REMAINS (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH76SW 9 7323 6213.

(NH 7323 6213) Cairn (NR) (Site of) OS 6" map, (1959)

Site of Cairn (NR) Human Remains found 1811.
OS 6" map, Ross-shire, 2nd ed., (1907)

Woodham (1956) could find no trace of this cairn site. The cairn was removed in 1811 when 'human bones of a gigantic size' were found in it. Name Book 1871; NSA 1845; A A Woodham 1956.

Published site in an area of afforestation. No trace.
Visited by OS (R B) 13 January 1966.

'Ruined cairn'. No details given. D W Ross 1990.

Sources/Archives (5)



Grid reference Centred NH 7322 6213 (16m by 16m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH76SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CROMARTY

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