MHG8215 - Cairn, Loch Inch


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Type and Period (1)

  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH66NE 1 6725 6616.
Encampment (NR) OS 6" map, Ross-shire, 2nd ed., (1907)

Cairn (NR) OS 6" map, (1959)

This low, circular, stony mound, highest on N side, seems to be the last remains of a round cairn. It measures 65' diameter and 1' to 1.5' high, with a shallow depression, 30' across, in the centre. Probing showed that the whole area is covered with stones.
A A Woodham 1956.

A much reduced cairn, now under cultivation; generally as described by Woodham.
Resurveyed at 1/2500. Visited by OS (R B) 14 January 1966.

No remains RCAHMS 1979.

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Grid reference Centred NH 6724 6615 (14m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH66NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish RESOLIS

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