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Publication drawing; plan and section of Ronas Hill chambered cairn. Photographic copy.

SC 338394

Description Publication drawing; plan and section of Ronas Hill chambered cairn. Photographic copy.

Date c. 1931

Collection Records of the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS), Edinbu

Catalogue Number SC 338394

Category On-line Digital Images

Copy of SHD 28/1 P

Scope and Content Chambered cairn at Ronas Hill, North Mainland, Shetland This chambered cairn is at Ronas Hill. It is reasonably well preserved which in part is due to its remote setting on the highest part of the islands. It was probably originally a heel-shaped cairn though nothing is known about the original contents. This is a plan of the cairn. The entrance passage, 2.4 m long, leads into a rectangular chamber. Source: RCAHMS contribution to SCRAN.

External Reference Inv. fig. 615


File Format (TIF) Tagged Image File Format bitmap

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