MHG8656 - Kerb Cairn, Cambuscurrie Wood

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Type and Period (1)

  • KERB CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH78SW 15 7420 8324.

At NH 7420 8324 is a cairn about 13.0m in diameter, slightly truncated in the S by a forestry road, and obscured by vegetation. Several large blocks of a kerb, some displaced, survive around the N half, at least one showing signs of having been dressed.
Notified by Mr Small (G Small, Head Forester, 1 Morangie, Tain).
Surveyed at 1/2500. Visited by OS (A A) 6 August 1971.


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, 11, No. 50 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NH 7420 8324 (80m by 80m)
Map sheet NH78SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish TAIN

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