MHG9429 - Mounds, Cnoc Dubh Beag

Summary

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Type and Period (2)

  • MOUND (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CLEARANCE CAIRN (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Centred 6758 9190.

To E of the house of Mr John Murray, Cnoc Dubh, Achaidh, is a small group of four or five mounds, only two of which are clearly defined. These lie NW-SE and meaure some 16' x 11'.
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909.

Local enquiries located house mentioned by RCAHMS at NH 6745 9186. In area centred NH 675 918 are a few modern stone clearance heaps and natural peat formations, which are probably what RCAHMS have seen.
Visited by OS (R L) 23 October 1969.


RCAHMS, 1911, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments and Constructions of Scotland. Second report and inventory of monuments and constructions in the county of Sutherland, 29, No. 74 (Text/Report). SHG2657.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6757 9189 (14m by 14m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH69SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish CREICH

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