MHG9194 - Maol Beag


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Type and Period (1)

  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NG82NW 25 8415 2820

In the corrie to the W of Maol Beag, at a height of 155m OD is a large boulder-built platform which measures 16m NW-SE by 13m NE-SW. Traces of a bank with associated quarry ditch are visible on the N side, and a terraced road 2m wide passes to the S of the platform. In the centre of the platform is a neatly built cairn with near vertical sides, 4m in diameter standing to a height of 1.5m.
Visited by M Wildgoose, November 1989.

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Grid reference Centred NG 8414 2820 (14m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG82NW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish LOCHALSH

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