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Carn Nan Conach

Cairn (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Carn Nan Conach

Classification Cairn (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 13061

Site Number NH59SE 4

NGR NH 5734 9353

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Highland
  • Parish Kincardine (Sutherland)
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Sutherland
  • Former County Ross And Cromarty

Archaeology Notes

NH59SE 4 5734 9353.

(NH 5734 9353) Carn nan Conach {NR} (Site of)

OS 6"map, Ross-shire, 2nd ed., (1907).

Carn nan Conacht {NR}

OS 6"map, Ross-shire, 1st ed., (1871).

Near Balnahinsh is the site of Carn nan Conach.

W J Watson 1904.

"A small spot of ground supposed to be the place of interment of men who fell at the battle of Lamentation Hill. It is under cultivation now but about 2 years ago there was a stone wall round the spot which was removed by the tenant when trenching the ground".

Name Book 1875.

Nothing remains of this cairn. The area has recently been deep ploughed by forestry activities and planted with confiers.

Visited by OS (W D J) 22 May 1963.

Carn nan Conach (NR) (site of)

OS 1:10,000 map, (1971).

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