MHG15730 - Memorial Cairn - Culloden Moor

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Type and Period (1)

  • COMMEMORATIVE MONUMENT (Constructed, 19th Century - 1881 AD to 1881 AD)

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Full Description

NH74SW 30 7417 4498

The cairn was included in the scheduling of Culloden Battlefield, Graves of the Clans, Cairn and Well of the Dead in 1925.

The cairn was listed separately at category A in 1971.

The cairn was de-listed by Historic Environment Scotland in 2016 as part of military sites aspect of the Dual Designations Project. It remains part of the Scheduled Monument. <1>

For Culloden Moor, Battlefield (centred NH 742 450), see NH74NW 17.00.


National Trust for Scotland, The, [n.d.], The Battle of Culloden 1746: pictorial reconstruction of the battlefield together with a short account of the action and some details of the two armies involved... (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2570.


Culloden Moor, 1962, Culloden Moor and Clava circles (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2091.


Taylor, I C, 1966, Culloden: a guidebook to the battlefield with the story of the battle, the events leading to it and the aftermath (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2858.


<1> Jackson, L., 2016, Notification of de-listing of military sites: Dual Designations Project (Text/Designation Notification/List of Buildings). SHG27442.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NH 7417 4498 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH74SW
Civil Parish DAVIOT AND DUNLICHITY
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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