MHG7908 - Crannog, Loch Beannacharain


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  • CRANNOG (Iron Age - 550 BC to 560 AD)

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NH25SW 3 2437 5085.
Cairn (NAT) OS 6"map, Ross-shire, 2nd ed., (1905)

A crannog is visible at low water 200 yds from shore at E end of Loch Beannachan (Beannacharain).
F O Blundell 1913

A crannog which is known locally to be circular and about 10-15 yds in diameter. It was not visible at the time of investigation as the water in the loch was at a high level.
Visited by OS (R L) 3 December 1970

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Grid reference Centred NH 2436 5085 (40m by 40m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH25SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish URRAY

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