MHG9097 - Barrow cemetery, 400m NW of Tarradale House


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Type and Period (2)

  • RING DITCH? (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC? to 560 AD?)
  • (Alternate Type) ROUND BARROW? (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC? to 560 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Air photography has revealed the crop-marks of at least three ring-ditches 400 m NW of Tarradale House.
RCAHMS 1979; Visible on RCAHMS air photogaphs RC 1857-60, flown 1978.

Cropmarks, cluster of at least five ring-ditches, with possibly two square enclosures, to the N and E of the pentagonal enclosure 400m NW of Tarradale House. Diameter of the three largest circles is c 10-12m. Has the appearance of a barrow cemetery. Noted as 'three ring-ditches' in RCAHMS catalogue of APs, 1978, 18.
J S Bone 1996

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Grid reference Centred NH 5493 4895 (40m by 40m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH54NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish URRAY

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