NB3131 : Remains of cairn, Beinn nan Surrag, Isle of Lewis

taken 12 months ago, near to Acha Mr, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Great Britain

Remains of cairn, Beinn nan Surrag, Isle of Lewis
Remains of cairn, Beinn nan Surrag, Isle of Lewis
Looking towards the Pentland Road and Beinn Ghrideag wind farms.

OS maps with a scale of 1:25,000 or larger show there to be three cairns on or near the top of Beinn nan Surrag. This one lies approximately 150m to the south of the highest point of the hill.


The OS Name Book of 1848-1852 notes that a Surrag is a part of a corn drying kiln and it is presumed that some part of the hill must resemble one.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Claire Pegrum and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NB3131, 3 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 26 May, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 16 June, 2018
Geographical Context
Uplands  Moorland 
Place (from Tags)
Isle of Lewis 
Primary Subject of Photo
Cairn 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NB 31742 31003 [1m precision]
WGS84: 58:11.1608N 6:33.9438W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NB 31742 31003
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image Type (about): geograph 
This page has been viewed about 8 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · Geograph Coverage Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register