MHG8454 - Caanrigh
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Type and Period (3)
- FIELD SYSTEM (Undated)
- LYNCHET (Undated)
- CLEARANCE CAIRN (Undated)
- None recorded
NH87SW 16 837 711.
NH 835 711. This cluster of small cairns on the SE slopes of the Hill of Nigg may be associated with a cottage of recent date, which stands 200m to the SE.
NH 836 711. An area of about two hectares of heather-covered stone-free ground. Three clearance heaps, about 4m across, occur together with smaller examples. A distinct lynchet runs along NE side of area. These cultivation remains are more indicative of a prehistoric rather than a medieval or post-medieval date.
Visited by OS 24 April 1981.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 8370 7110 (50m by 50m) (Buffered by site type)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
Related Monuments/Buildings (2)
Related Investigations/Events (0)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/15287 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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