MHG9231 - Possible Stone Circle, Kirkton

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Type and Period (1)

  • STONE CIRCLE (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NG82NW 5 83 27.

A stone circle, formerly stood on the flat at the south base of the height Cnoc-an-Dingeil. Clachan of Kirkton is said to have derived its name from this circle.
T Wallace 1890.

Unable to locate Cnoc-an-Dingeil but it may be a corruption of Angel's Hill (See NG 82 NW 8) There is no knowledge of a stone circle ever having existed in that area.
Visited by OS (R L) 21 September 1966.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NG 8299 2700 (40m by 40m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NG82NW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish LOCHALSH

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