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Dhuallow

Chambered Cairn (Neolithic)

Site Name Dhuallow

Classification Chambered Cairn (Neolithic)

Canmore ID 13099

Site Number NH62NW 3

NGR NH 644 267

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Highland
  • Parish Daviot And Dunlichity
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Inverness
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NH62NW 3 644 267.

(NH 6426) A possible Clava cairn was situated at Duhallow of Aberarder. (A S Henshall 1963) It was described by Fraser (J Fraser 1884) as a stone circle which was entirely cleared away by agricultural improvements c. 1860 - "It showed indications of a small internal chamber and cairn, built on the inner circle ... no dimensions can now be got".

(NH 644267) Site of a chambered cairn indicated on OS 6" annotated map. J Fraser 1884; A S Henshall 1963.

No remains were seen in the area indicated.

Visited by OS (R D L) 11 September 1963.

There is no trace of a chambered cairn at NH 644 267 which lies in an area that has been partially cleared for cultivation.

Visited by RCAHMS (PJD) 18 March 1993.

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