NX5154 : Cairnholy 2: chambered tomb

4 km from Carsluith, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

Cairnholy 2: chambered tomb
Cairnholy 2: chambered tomb
This is the second Cairnholy tomb: please also see the photo of Cairnholy 1. Tombs for the ancestors were important for the early farming communities that lived here in the neolithic period between 6000-4000 years ago.
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Thursday, 21 March, 2002   (more nearby)
Saturday, 31 December, 2005
Chambered grave   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! NX 518 541 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:51.5804N 4:18.6230W
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