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Kinbrace Farm

Cairn (Prehistoric)

Site Name Kinbrace Farm

Classification Cairn (Prehistoric)

Canmore ID 6637

Site Number NC82NE 10

NGR NC 8741 2916

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Kildonan
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Sutherland
  • Former County Sutherland

Archaeology Notes ( - 1976)

NC82NE 10 8741 2916.

(NC 8741 2916) Cairn (NR).

OS 6" map, (1962)

A cairn, 18.0m E-W by 15.0m N-S and 2.0m high. In 1909 the RCAHMS noted that it had been opened but no cist or chamber was exposed. The top part is now composed of small stones and the lower is heather-covered.

Visited by OS (E G C) 26 May 1961.

RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909.

The cairn is now situated on a ride within an area of afforestation. It is generally as described above. Two probable kerb stones are visible on the E side.

Revised at 1/10,000.

Visited by OS (J B) 24 November 1976


Field Visit (31 July 1991)

This cairn could not be located amidst dense afforestation.

Visited by RCAHMS (DCC) 31 July 1991.


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