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Bailenacuile

Cairn (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Bailenacuile

Classification Cairn (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 13991

Site Number NH69SE 5

NGR NH 6724 9040

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Highland
  • Parish Creich (Sutherland)
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Sutherland
  • Former County Sutherland

Archaeology Notes

NH69SE 5 6724 9040.

(NH 6724 9040) Cairn (NR)

OS 1;10,000 map, (1971)

The remains of a large, circular cairn, dilapidated and grass-grown, about 60ft in diameter. Its sepulchral nature is not certain.

RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909.

The cairn is as described, 1.9m in maximum height with a slightly hollowed top.

Surveyed at 1:2500.

Visited by OS (E G C) 7 June 1963

A cairn, as described, now so overgrown with bracken that no details can be observed.

Visited by OS (N K B) 19 September 1980.

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