MHG8446 - Stone Circles, Fearn

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Type and Period (1)

  • STONE CIRCLE (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH87NW 4 c. 84 77.

Referring to Fearn, Maclagan states, 'This parish has several stone circles', and OSA (1972) refers ambiguously to 'several Druidical temples in this parish'.
OSA 1792; NSA 1845; C Maclagan 1875.

No further information. Visited by OS (I S S) 29 August 1972.


Sir John Sinclair (ed.), 1791-9, The statistical account of Scotland, drawn up from the communications of the ministers of the different parishes, Vol. 4, 296 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2606.


NSA, 1845, The new statistical account of Scotland by the ministers of the respective parishes under the superintendence of a committee of the society for the benefit of the sons and daughters of the clergy, Vol. 14, Ross and Cromarty, 361 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2597.


Maclagan, C, 1875, The hill forts, stone circles and other structural remains of ancient Scotland, 135 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2478.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 8400 7700 (40m by 40m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH87NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish FEARN

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