NH7701 : Inside Raitts Cave

taken 9 years ago, near to Lynchat, Highland, Great Britain

Inside Raitts Cave
Inside Raitts Cave
Showing the stone built walls with roof of large stone slabs. A souterrain near Lynchat which dates to the later Iron Age (around AD 100 400). A stone built underground chamber, in a horseshoe shape, believed by archaeologists to have been used as a secure and cool storage chamber for food supplies. It was first excavated in 1835.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 21 February, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 25 February, 2010
Category
Souterrains   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NH 776 019 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:5.5229N 4:1.2080W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NH 776 019
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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