MHG8209 - Cairnfield, Wood of Brae


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Type and Period (1)

  • CAIRNFIELD (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH66SE 3 centred 6855 6197.
Cairns (NR) OS 6" map, Ross-shire, 2nd ed., (1902)

A group of the usual small cairns which make up the cairnfields of this part of Scotland. Averaging 10ft diameter and having maximum height of 2ft. This group is in a plantation of young firs and is heavily overgrown with heather.
A A Woodham 1956.

There are no traces of these cairns in an area of dense afforestation. Visited by OS (N K B) 27 January 1966.

Cairns (NR) (sites of) OS 6" map, (1959)

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Grid reference Centred NH 6854 6197 (300m by 300m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH66SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish RESOLIS

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