MHG8959 - Cairtn & burial, Corriefoulis


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Type and Period (2)

  • BURIAL CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)
  • BURIAL (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Site of Cairn {NR} Human Remains found AD 1860 {NAT}
OS 6"map, Ross-shire, 2nd ed., (1907)

The remains of a human skeleton found under site of a cairn. The cairn contained about 150 cartloads of stones which have been totally removed.
Name Book 1875.

There are no traces of a cairn in area indicated except that it contains a high stony content.
Visited by OS (N K B) 30 June 1965.

Cairn (NR) (site of) OS 1:10,000, (1971)

No change. Visited by OS (J B) 18 November 1976

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NH 5777 6488 (16m by 16m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH56SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish KILTEARN

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