MHG9514 - Learable

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Type and Period (1)

  • MOUND (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NC82SE 8 8987 2351.
Mound (NR) OS 6"map, (1962)

A probable cairn, overgrown with grass and heather, measuring 58' to 60' in diameter and 8' to 9' high.
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909

A large, heather-covered mound as described by the RCAHM. A slight excavation in the lower NW side indicates that it is probably natural, although several stones protrude.
Visited by OS (W D J) 29 May 1961

A good number of undoubtedly natural mounds occur in the vicinity especially to the south, supporting the probability of the mound's natural origin.
Visited by OS (J B) 20 January 1976


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, 127, No. 363 (Text/Report). SHG2657.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NC 8986 2351 (14m by 14m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC82SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish KILDONAN

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