MHG7979 - Kerb cairn, Struie Hill


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Type and Period (2)

  • KERB CAIRN (Bronze Age - 2400 BC? to 551 BC?)
  • CIST (Bronze Age - 2400 BC? to 551 BC?)

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Full Description

NH68NE 24 6744 8734.
Near the settlement and field system NH68NE 22, is a cairn situated on a spur and commanding an extensive view. It measures 4.7m in diameter and about 0.3m high and is surrounded by a kerb, best preserved in the NE and evident as intermittent stones on edge. In the centre is an earth filled cist, oriented E to W and measuring 0.9m by 0.6m. It is formed by three slabs on edge, the S slab is missing.
Surveyed at 1/2500. Visited by OS (R L) 29 October 1970.

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Grid reference Centred NH 6743 8734 (80m by 80m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH68NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish EDDERTON

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