MHG8920 - Cnoc nan Each


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Type and Period (2)

  • CAIRNFIELD (Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC to 560 AD)
  • HUT CIRCLE (Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC? to 560 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

This group of about thirty small cairns is situated roughly 700m NW of Balnacrae chambered cairn (NH 56 SW 1) and is probably the group noted and excavated by Macrae (see NH 56 NW 4). What may be a mutilated hut-circle is visible on the S of the group.
N Macrae 1923; RCAHMS 1979, visited September 1978.

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Grid reference Centred NH 5260 6489 (300m by 300m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH56SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish KILTEARN

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