MHG8123 - Barrow, Novar House
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Type and Period (1)
- ROUND BARROW (Undated)
NH66NW 18 6190 6808.
On the brink of a low escarpment, is a bowl-shaped tree-grown mound measuring 25m in diameter and 4m high. The content of sand and gravel visible in the S is similar to a glacial deposit, but its shape, size and situation strongly suggest it is a barrow.
Visited by OS (A A) 23 August 1972.
This boat-shaped mound may be a burial-cairn.
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, 12, No. 56 (Text/Report). SHG2670.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 6189 6810 (53m by 54m) (Buffered by site type)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
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External Links (3)
- http://data.historic-scotland.gov.uk/pls/htmldb/f?p=2300:35:1177880253467667::::P35_SELECTED_MONUMENT:5002 (Historic Scotland scheduled monument description (old hyperlink))
- http://portal.historicenvironment.scot/designation/SM5002 (Online designation description (Historic Environment Scotland))
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/13660 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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