MHG7986 - Cnoc Leddie


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  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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NH68NE 14 6726 8520.
Cairn (NR) (Remains of) OS 6" map, Ross-shire, 2nd ed., (1907)

On the summit of Cnoc Leddie are the remains of a large cairn. The stones have been nearly all removed for building purposes.
Name Book 1874.

Situated just below the summit of the hill is a mutilated area now barely recognisable as a cairn. It is heather-covered with a number of stones visible on the south side. It could have measured between 6 and 12.0m in diameter, but the remains are too amorphous to make anything out of it.
Visited by OS (W D J) 20 May 1963.

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Grid reference Centred NH 6726 8519 (14m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH68NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish EDDERTON

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