MHG8096 - Ardvannie

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Type and Period (1)

  • CLEARANCE CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH68NE 34 685 875.

NH 685 875. Cairns, Ardvannie: There are the remains of what may be three prehistoric burial-cairns situated respectively 8m to the S, 15m to the SE, and 5m to the SW of the enclosure described on NH68NE 19. RCAHMS 1979, visited 1978.

These unimpressively situated turf-covered mounds are the result of field clearance rather than burial cairns; other similar mounds occur in the area.
Visited by OS (J B) 23 February 1981.


RCAHMS, 1979, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of Easter Ross, Ross and Cromarty District, Highland Region, 10, No. 37 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6854 8753 (74m by 46m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH68NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish EDDERTON

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