MHG8097 - Ardvannie

Summary

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Type and Period (2)

  • CLEARANCE CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)
  • (Alternate Type) BURIAL CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Cairn, Ardvannie: This cairn measures about 8m in maximum diameter and 0.5m high. A second cairn, which stands about 30m to the SSW, measures about 3.5m in diameter and 0.5m in height.
RCAHMS 1979, visited 1978.

A cairn as described above situated at NH 6822 8750 and overgrown with scrub and bracken. The alleged cairn 30m to the SW is a clearance heap, one of several in the area.
Surveyed at 1:10,000.
Visited by OS (N K B) 9 June 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. 35 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6822 8750 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH68NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish EDDERTON

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