MHG8707 - Moor Farm cairns

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Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH78SE 12 760 801.

Centred at NH 760 801 on a SE-facing slope is an area of stone clearance heaps of the type normally associated with hut circles. No huts or measurable cultivation plots are evident.
Visited by OS (A A) 28 October 1970.

Numerous small cairns are visible in marginal land 450m SE of Rosehill. RCAHMS 1979, visited September 1977.


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, 14, No. 83 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 7599 8015 (188m by 231m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH78SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish TAIN

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