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Achvaneran

Building (Period Unknown), Cairnfield (Period Unknown)

Site Name Achvaneran

Classification Building (Period Unknown), Cairnfield (Period Unknown)

Canmore ID 78431

Site Number NH63SE 76

NGR NH 6764 3438

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

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

Activities

Field Visit (3 December 1992)

NH63SE 76 6764 3438.

This rectangular building stands on gently-sloping ground on the E side of a small valley, opposite Blarbuie farmhouse. Aligned ENE-WSW across the contours, it measures 10.4m in length by 3.5m in breadth within walls which have largely been reduced to a heather-covered stony bank spread to 1.6m in thickness and standing up to 0.3m in height. On a terrace to the S and SE there are several small cairns in an area of cleared ground.

(USN93 48)

Visited by RCAHMS (SDB) 3 December 1992.

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