MHG29835 - Coronation Cairn - Invergarry
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Type and Period (1)
- CAIRN (20th Century - 1901 AD to 2000 AD)
- None recorded
Erected 1902 to commemorate coronation of Edward VII who had been a visitor to the Glen both as Prince of Wales and King. The king was a guest of Lord Burton at Glen Quoich Lodge. Lord Burton leased Glen Quoich from Ellice. Cairn is over 6 foot high. Extensively repaired 1962. Reputedly contains metal box with memorabilia of the period (eg local newspapers and some unknown artefacts).
H M Rogers, Invergarry, 1998.
Two photographs of the cairn were submitted by Hector Rogers in March 2012. <1>
|Grid reference||Centred NH 2972 0143 (14m by 14m) (Buffered by site type)|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/332414/coronation-cairn (Link to online HES Canmore record)
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