MHG8007 - Burnt Mound, Balnacraig


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Type and Period (1)

  • BURNT MOUND (Undated)

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  • None recorded

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See Thumbnail Photo, showing scattered stones in wooded area.

NH67SW 25 6460 7073.

NH 646 707. Burnt Mound, Balnacraig: The remains of what is probably a burnt mound stand about 100m E of that described on NH67SW 24. Burnt stone is visible in the oval mound, which measures 11m from E to W by 9m transversely and stands 1m high.
RCAHMS 1979, visited 1978.

NH 6460 7073. The turf-covered burnt mound is as described above. A depression occurs on the S side of the mound, facing the stream.
Surveyed at 1:2500. Visited by OS (J B) 16 February 1981.

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Grid reference Centred NH 6459 7073 (16m by 16m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH67SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish ALNESS

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