MHG8728 - Whitebog

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Type and Period (1)

  • MOUND (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH76SW 6 7163 6088.

(NH 7163 6088) This is an oval grass-covered mound lying approximately E-W and measures 80' by 66'. It has been considerably robbed and shown to consist of stones intermingled with earth. Miss Henshall considers it more likely to be natural than artificial.
A A Woodham 1956; Information from A A Wodham to OS; A S Henshall 1963.

A natural mound, as described by Woodham, situated in a forestry nursery; consisting largely of earth with an admixture of unusually small stones, with the exception of two large blocks, not earthfast, on the west side.
Visited by OS (N K B) 21 January 1966.


Woodham, A. A., 1956, A survey of prehistoric monuments in the Black Isle, p 79 (Text/Publication/Article). SHG72.


Henshall, A S, 1963, The chambered tombs of Scotland, Volume 1, 79 (Text/Publication/Monograph). SHG357.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NH 7162 6088 (14m by 14m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH76SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CROMARTY

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