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Archaeology Notes

Event ID 657069

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Archaeology Notes


NF86NW 22 825 676.

'A conspicuous standing stone 2.1m high, 3.1m wide and up to 0.45m thick is located approximately 210m W of small summit cairn built on Airigh na Gaoithe chambered long cairn (NF86NW 21). It is oriented at 260 degrees with respect to true N.

The alignment, approximately 275m, runs W from the long cairn and consists of (from E to W) -

(a) A leaning stone about 7m from N side of long cairn

(b) A possible fallen stone

(c) A leaning boulder

(d) The above standing stone

(e) A boulder

Lord & Lady Granville, G R Curtis and M R Ponting 1986.

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