MHG8899 - Cairn, Heights of Keppoch


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Type and Period (1)

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

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Area marked as "tumuli" on 1st ed OS - HAW 11/2003

NH56SW 5 500 610 to 501 611.
Cairns (NR) (9 shown) OS 6"map, (1969)

Small mounds of earth and stone. Name Book 1876.

On a partially afforested ridge are about 30 stone clearance heaps, including the nine previously published as cairns. They are of a type usually found in association with hut circles.
Visited by OS (N K B) 21 December 1970

No change; no cultivation plots are discernible.
Visited by OS (J B) 11 November 1976.

A scatter of small cairns. RCAHMS 1979.

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Grid reference Centred NH 4999 6099 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH46SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish FODDERTY

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