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SJ1267 : High point of Penycloddiau by Andy Waddington High point of Penycloddiau by Andy Waddington
geograph for square SJ1267
Category: Cairn
Just inside of the northernmost ramparts of Penycloddiau, and a few metres off... (more)
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NY6834 : Cairn at north edge of Cross Fell plateau by Andy Waddington Cairn at north edge of Cross Fell plateau by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY6834
Category: Cairn
Last time I was here I was walking the Pennine Way in summer 1974 and we had... (more)
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NZ0532 : Cairn on the moor by Andy Waddington Cairn on the moor by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NZ0532
Category: Cairn
Although this diminutive cairn is marked on the 1:25000 map, it is rather off... (more)
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SD7999 : Cairn on Hangingstone Scar by Andy Waddington Cairn on Hangingstone Scar by Andy Waddington
geograph for square SD7999
Category: Cairn
The map suggests a number of cairns hereabouts, but this rather elegantly-built... (more)
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NY6509 : Cairn in Great Asby Scar NNR by Andy Waddington Cairn in Great Asby Scar NNR by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY6509
Category: Cairn
As well as the remains of the ancient settlement of Castle Folds, Great Asby... (more)
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NY3135 : Cairn and trig point on High Pike by Andy Waddington Cairn and trig point on High Pike by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY3135
Category: Cairn
The majority of the summits in the Caldbeck Fells are very rounded, boggy... (more)
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NY8000 : Gregory Chapel by Andy Waddington Gregory Chapel by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY8000
Category: Cairn
Described on the OS map as a Pile of Stones, this heap of rocks looks like a... (more)
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NY5910 : Heather moorland, Crosby Ravensworth Fell by Andy Waddington Heather moorland, Crosby Ravensworth Fell by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY5910
Category: Cairn
Looking up from the Roman road to the high point of Crosby Ravensworth Fell, at... (more)
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NN0574 : Cairn on Ceann Caol by Andy Waddington Cairn on Ceann Caol by Andy Waddington
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Category: Cairn
It's an odd place for a cairn - there's no sign of a path, and to walk... (more)
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NY9017 : Landmark cairn on Shacklesborough by Andy Waddington Landmark cairn on Shacklesborough by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY9017
Category: Cairn
The word "cairn" appears on the 1:25000 map, but there is no symbol to... (more)
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HU5278 : Passing Heoga Ness by Andy Waddington Passing Heoga Ness by Andy Waddington
geograph for square HU5278
Category: Sea kayaking
Heoga Ness is a small roadless peninsula to the southeast of Burravoe,... (more)
Tags: category:CairnX   top:CoastalX   top:Estuary, MarineX   top:Farm, Fishery, Market GardeningX   type:GeographX   top:GrasslandX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   category:Rocky CoastX   category:Sea KayakingX  
NN1485 : Summit of Beinn Bhàn by Andy Waddington Summit of Beinn Bhn by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NN1485
Category: Cairn
Corbetts have a reputation for good views, partly based on their separation from... (more)
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NY8000 : Gregory Chapel by Andy Waddington Gregory Chapel by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY8000
Category: Cairn
One of the few cairns actually on a topographic feature on the Mallerstang Edge... (more)
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NY8206 : The two northernmost standards by Andy Waddington The two northernmost standards by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY8206
Category: Cairn
Quite why Nine Standards Rigg needs so many well-built cairns and why they are... (more)
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NY6934 : Cairn at south east edge of Cross Fell plateau by Andy Waddington Cairn at south east edge of Cross Fell plateau by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY6934
Category: Cairn
This tall slender cairn, or Currick, lies just adjacent to the Pennine Way as it... (more)
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NY6908 : Cairn on Little Asby Common by Andy Waddington Cairn on Little Asby Common by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY6908
Category: Cairn
The rocks at the very bottom of the far side of this cairn poke a few... (more)
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NY2932 : Summit cairn on Knott by Andy Waddington Summit cairn on Knott by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY2932
Category: Cairn
It is remarkable that anyone found enough rocks to build a cairn on such a soggy... (more)
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SJ1170 : Moel y Parc cairn by Andy Waddington Moel y Parc cairn by Andy Waddington
geograph for square SJ1170
Category: Cairn
Shunned by walkers on the Offa's Dyke Long Distance Footpath, Moel y Parc... (more)
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NY3611 : Climbing to Fairfield from Link Hause by Andy Waddington Climbing to Fairfield from Link Hause by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY3611
Category: Public footpath
Once on the ridge that forms one side of the Fairfield horseshoe, there is... (more)
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NY8632 : Moor west of Church Bowers by Andy Waddington Moor west of Church Bowers by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY8632
Category: Moorland
The cairn (marked as "Currick" on the OS map) seems to mark a small... (more)
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NY8732 : The stone men on Church Bowers by Andy Waddington The stone men on Church Bowers by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY8732
Category: Cairn
Church Bowers is a prominent outcrop of a gritstone which weathers grey, and has... (more)
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NZ0631 : Random cairn by footpath on Hamsterley Common by Andy Waddington Random cairn by footpath on Hamsterley Common by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NZ0631
Category: Cairn
A public footpath leaves Hamsterley Forest and heads west across the northern... (more)
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NY8604 : Cairn on Ravenseat Moor by Andy Waddington Cairn on Ravenseat Moor by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY8604
Category: Cairn
Wandering NW from the path which descends from Robert's seat towards... (more)
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NY9635 : Cairn on Carrs Top by Andy Waddington Cairn on Carrs Top by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY9635
Category: Cairn
It's not entirely clear why there is a substantial cairn here - this is a... (more)
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NY3133 : Cairn on Great Lingy Hill by Andy Waddington Cairn on Great Lingy Hill by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY3133
Category: Cairn
I hesitate to call this a summit cairn, as the ground is so near level that to... (more)
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NZ0206 : Across Black Hag from Arndale Hill by Andy Waddington Across Black Hag from Arndale Hill by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NZ0206
Category: Grouse moor
There's a line of grouse butts just right of the centre of the photo, and... (more)
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NY5910 : The cairn from the trig point by Andy Waddington The cairn from the trig point by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY5910
Category: Cairn
At 401m above sea level, the highest point of Crosby Ravensworth Fell has a twin... (more)
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NY8235 : Currack and old gatepost, Coldberry by Andy Waddington Currack and old gatepost, Coldberry by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY8235
Category: Gateposts (disused)
The Currack or cairn appears on a barely discernible rise in the land to the... (more)
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NN0373 : Antenna-equipped cairn on Bràigh Bhlàich by Andy Waddington Antenna-equipped cairn on Brigh Bhlich by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NN0373
Category: Cairn
Well, I suspect it is part of an old fence, turned upside down to make it look... (more)
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NY8206 : Four of Nine Standards by Andy Waddington Four of Nine Standards by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY8206
Category: Cairn
For the cairn aficionado, Nine Standards Rigg is a must visit location with its... (more)
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NY8732 : The stone men on Church Bowers by Andy Waddington The stone men on Church Bowers by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY8732
Category: Cairn
Church Bowers is a prominent outcrop of a gritstone which weathers grey, and has... (more)
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SD8597 : Beacon on Great Shunner Rake by Andy Waddington Beacon on Great Shunner Rake by Andy Waddington
geograph for square SD8597
Category: Cairn
It's a taller cairn than the others on the ascent of Great Shunner Fell... (more)
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SD8181 : Waymarkers on the Pennine and Dales Ways by Andy Waddington Waymarkers on the Pennine and Dales Ways by Andy Waddington
geograph for square SD8181
Category: Long Distance Footpath
The Pennine Way is better signposted than when we picked our way through... (more)
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NY9444 : Above Boltslaw Incline by Andy Waddington Above Boltslaw Incline by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY9444
Category: Cairn
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NY9542 : Cairn between Long Law and Long Hill by Andy Waddington Cairn between Long Law and Long Hill by Andy Waddington
geograph for square NY9542
Category: Cairn
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NS3678 : The first of a group of three cairns by Lairich Rig The first of a group of three cairns by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3678
Category: Cairn
A group of three cairns located in this area is described in the WoSAS database:... (more)
NS3678 : Grass-covered ancient cairn by Lairich Rig Grass-covered ancient cairn by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3678
Category: Cairn
The low green mound shown here is the site of an ancient cairn (at approx. NS... (more)
NS4759 : Cairn in the Fereneze Hills by Lairich Rig Cairn in the Fereneze Hills by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS4759
The view direction is similar to that in another contributor's earlier and... (more)
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NS4674 : The Robin Law Cairn by Lairich Rig The Robin Law Cairn by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS4674
The cairn is the knoll in the foreground. It is marked and named on older OS... (more)
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NS4086 : Remains of a cairn by Lairich Rig Remains of a cairn by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS4086
The mound that can be seen here, left of centre, appears to be what is left of... (more)
NS4380 : Remains of a cairn on the Hill of Standing Stones by Lairich Rig Remains of a cairn on the Hill of Standing Stones by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS4380
Category: Cairn
In the background, the modern cairn that marks the summit of the Hill of... (more)
NS4759 : Cairn in the Fereneze Hills by Lairich Rig Cairn in the Fereneze Hills by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS4759
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NS4759 : Cairn in the Fereneze Hills by Lairich Rig Cairn in the Fereneze Hills by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS4759
See NS4759 : Paisley - Gleniffer Braes Country Park for the first Geograph picture of this cairn, an atmospheric dawn... (more)
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NN6308 : Queen Victoria Diamond Jubilee Cairn by Lairich Rig Queen Victoria Diamond Jubilee Cairn by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NN6308
The cairn stands on the top of Callander Craig, and is shown, in whole or in... (more)
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NS3678 : Grass-covered ancient cairn by Lairich Rig Grass-covered ancient cairn by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3678
This is the "Cairn 4" referred to in the end-note. For views from... (more)
NS3678 : The third of a group of three cairns by Lairich Rig The third of a group of three cairns by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3678
Category: Cairn
The dark area in the centre of the photo is the location of Cairn III, a low... (more)
NS3678 : The second of a group of three cairns by Lairich Rig The second of a group of three cairns by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3678
Category: Cairn
Cairn II of the group is about 60 cm high, and its fairly flat grassy top,... (more)
NS3678 : The second of a group of three cairns by Lairich Rig The second of a group of three cairns by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3678
Category: Cairn
For the main description of Cairn II, and for another view, see... (more)
NS3678 : The first of a group of three cairns by Lairich Rig The first of a group of three cairns by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS3678
Category: Cairn
For the main description of Cairn I, and for another view, see... (more)
NC7159 : Chambered cairn, Archoillenaborgie, Sutherland by Claire Pegrum Chambered cairn, Archoillenaborgie, Sutherland by Claire Pegrum
geograph for square NC7159
This is the southern of three cairns and is described at... (more)
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