MHG8883 - Clearance Cairns, (Allanglach), Arpafeelie Moor


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Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

GR to Teandore East Wood - managed by Scottish Woodlands. No evidence of the cairns in this wood under current conditions according to R Shaw of SWL - HAW 11/2002

NH65SW 9 620 502.

(Area: NH 620 502) According to Beaton (1882) there is a cairnfield in a boggy region densely overgrown with trees, brush, etc, in the valley below Teandore farm, but Woodham (1956) could locate only one cairn. It was 10' in diameter and 1'6" high.
A J Beaton 1882; A A Woodham 1956.

No trace in an area of marsh and recently afforested land.
Visited by OS (R B) 10 March 1966

No change.
Visited by OS (N K B) 20 November 1970.

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Grid reference Centred NH 6200 5020 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH65SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish KNOCKBAIN

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