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Latheron

Standing Stone (Prehistoric)

Site Name Latheron

Classification Standing Stone (Prehistoric)

Canmore ID 8132

Site Number ND13SE 16

NGR ND 1992 3374

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Latheron
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Caithness
  • Former County Caithness

Archaeology Notes

ND13SE 16 1992 3374

(ND 1992 3374) Standing Stone (NR)

OS 1:10,000 map, (1979)

See also ND23SW 7.

A large upright stone block which has been badly split from top to bottom. Facing NNW-SSE, it is almost 3ft thick and 4ft 10ins across its widest face. (See also ND23SW 7: standing stone.)

RCAHMS 1911.

A standing stone, as described by the RCAHMS.

Visited by OS (N K B) 13 March 1968.

No change.

Visited by OS (J M) 14 October 1982.

Scheduled with ND23SW 7 as 'Latheron, two standing stones'.

Information from Historic Scotland, scheduling document dated 31 October 2000.

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