MHG8087 - Possible Standing Stone, Douniehill


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Type and Period (1)

  • STANDING STONE (Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 551 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH68NE 46 6944 8672

Situated in a field some 300m NE of Dounie is a thin, pointed slab,
2.1m high, 1m long and 0.2m thick; it is published as Standing
Stone in non-antiquity type on OS 6" map, Ross-shire, 2nd ed., (1907). It is unmarked and no information about it could be obtained locally. Visited by OS (WDJ) 17 June 1963.

This may have been a prehistoric standing stone. It was removed about 1970. A sandstone slab lying on a nearby clearance heap may be the stone.
RCAHMS 1979, visited September 1978.

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Grid reference Centred NH 6944 8672 (10m by 10m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH68NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish EDDERTON

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