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NS4674 : The Robin Law Cairn by Lairich Rig The Robin Law Cairn by Lairich Rig
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The cairn is the knoll in the foreground. It is marked and named on older OS... (more)
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NS4759 : Cairn in the Fereneze Hills by Lairich Rig Cairn in the Fereneze Hills by Lairich Rig
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Tags: subject:Cairn   Fereneze Braes Path NetworkX   type:GeographX   top:PathsX   top:UplandsX  
NS4759 : Cairn in the Fereneze Hills by Lairich Rig Cairn in the Fereneze Hills by Lairich Rig
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See NS4759 : Paisley - Gleniffer Braes Country Park for the first Geograph picture of this cairn, an atmospheric dawn... (more)
Tags: subject:Cairn   Fereneze Braes Path NetworkX   type:GeographX   top:UplandsX  
NS4759 : Cairn in the Fereneze Hills by Lairich Rig Cairn in the Fereneze Hills by Lairich Rig
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The view direction is similar to that in another contributor's earlier and... (more)
Tags: subject:Cairn   Fereneze Braes Path NetworkX   type:GeographX   landmark:Tinto HillX   top:UplandsX  
NN6308 : Queen Victoria Diamond Jubilee Cairn by Lairich Rig Queen Victoria Diamond Jubilee Cairn by Lairich Rig
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The cairn stands on the top of Callander Craig, and is shown, in whole or in... (more)
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SN8658 : Cairn on Drygarn Fawr by Nigel Brown Cairn on Drygarn Fawr by Nigel Brown
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Category: Cairn
This is the lower of the two massive beehive cairns on the hill; the other,... (more)
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NS3779 : Marker cairn on Carman Hill by Lairich Rig Marker cairn on Carman Hill by Lairich Rig
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For context, see NS3779 : The summit of Carman Hill. The cairn had recently been enlarged, as... (more)
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NO3137 : Cairn and trig point on West Mains Hill by Douglas Nelson Cairn and trig point on West Mains Hill by Douglas Nelson
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The cairn is beginning to show signs of weathering in that the outer layer of... (more)
Tags: top:Air, Sky, WeatherX   subject:Cairn   type:GeographX   top:UplandsX  
NH4849 : Cairn on the summit of Cnoc Udais by valenta Cairn on the summit of Cnoc Udais by valenta
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Impressive ancient cairn, with a modern marker cairn on top. The period of the... (more)
NS4758 : Cairn on Killoch Hill by Lairich Rig Cairn on Killoch Hill by Lairich Rig
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The cairn is shown from other angles in NS4758 : Cairn on Killoch Hill and NS4758 : Cairn at 223m, the second... (more)
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NG3337 : Chambered cairn by Richard Dorrell Chambered cairn by Richard Dorrell
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This is a circular chambered cairn dating from the Neolithic period (c.4000-2000... (more)
Tags: subject:Cairn   Chambered CairnX   type:GeographX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   place:Isle of SkyeX   near:StruanX  
NS9430 : Dungavel Hill - marker cairn or leftover stones? by Alan O'Dowd Dungavel Hill - marker cairn or leftover stones? by Alan O'Dowd
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Regarding the small, grassed over heap on the other side of the fence junction,... (more)
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NZ5911 : Chambered Cairn, Great Ayton Moor by Mick Garratt Chambered Cairn, Great Ayton Moor by Mick Garratt
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It was only when someone asked me over the Christmas holidays the whereabouts... (more)
NH7544 : South-West Cairn, Clava Cairns, Balnuaran of Clava by G Laird South-West Cairn, Clava Cairns, Balnuaran of Clava by G Laird
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The 3 main Bronze Age Clava Cairns date back to c.2000BC. This circular chamber... (more)
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NH7544 : Ring Cairn, Clava Cairns, Balnuaran of Clava by G Laird Ring Cairn, Clava Cairns, Balnuaran of Clava by G Laird
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The 3 main Bronze Age Clava Cairns date back to c.2000BC. Unlike the South-West... (more)
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NH7544 : North-East Cairn, Clava Cairns, Balnuaran of Clava by G Laird North-East Cairn, Clava Cairns, Balnuaran of Clava by G Laird
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The 3 main Bronze Age Clava Cairns date back to c.2000BC. This circular chamber... (more)
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NY6345 : Cairn east of Watch Hill, NY 63437 45963 by Trevor Littlewood Cairn east of Watch Hill, NY 63437 45963 by Trevor Littlewood
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The cairn was located when searching for a 'currick' marked on OS maps... (more)
Tags: Cairn   subject:Cairn   type:GeographX   Grassy MoorlandX   top:MoorlandX   top:Rocks, Scree, CliffsX   top:UplandsX  
NT8101 : Bellshiel Long Cairn by Andrew Curtis Bellshiel Long Cairn by Andrew Curtis
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A Long Cairn occupies the crest of a narrow ridge in open moorland (fenced after... (more)
Tags: subject:Cairn   top:Defence, MilitaryX   type:GeographX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   top:MoorlandX   top:UplandsX  
NC8528 : Cairn on the northern slopes of Cnoc Dail-chairn, Sutherland by Claire Pegrum Cairn on the northern slopes of Cnoc Dail-chairn, Sutherland by Claire Pegrum
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Looking towards the River Helmsdale and beyond to Ben Griam Mr and Ben Griam... (more)
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HY3730 : Rousay: Midhowe chambered cairn by Chris Downer Rousay: Midhowe chambered cairn by Chris Downer
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This extraordinary, 32-metre-long burial chamber is well preserved and was built... (more)
SN9158 : Cairn on Gorllwyn by Nigel Brown Cairn on Gorllwyn by Nigel Brown
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Category: Cairn
This is the southern and slightly lower cairn. The cairn and adjacent shelter... (more)
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SN7768 : Cairn on top of Llethr Brith by Nigel Brown Cairn on top of Llethr Brith by Nigel Brown
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Category: Cairn
A close up of the cairn. It has clearly been rebuilt from a much larger ancient... (more)
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SN8658 : Summit cairn of Drygarn Fawr by Nigel Brown Summit cairn of Drygarn Fawr by Nigel Brown
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Category: Cairn
This is the higher of the two cairns, and marks the summit. The beehive cairns... (more)
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NH7544 : Ring Cairn, Clava Cairns by Julian Paren Ring Cairn, Clava Cairns by Julian Paren
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A view of the Ring Cairn ten minutes before sunset on Midwinter's Day. As... (more)
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NH5652 : Cairn Irenan by valenta Cairn Irenan by valenta
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A Clava passage type cairn, with just the kerbstones remaining. The cairn is... (more)
NH5652 : Cairn Irenan by valenta Cairn Irenan by valenta
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A Clava passage type cairn, with just the kerbstones remaining. The cairn is... (more)
NH7544 : Kerb Cairn, Clava Cairns, Balnuaran of Clava by G Laird Kerb Cairn, Clava Cairns, Balnuaran of Clava by G Laird
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This small circle of stones was probably built about 1000 years after the three... (more)
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NY8898 : Hare Cairn by Russel Wills Hare Cairn by Russel Wills
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'The monument includes the remains of a round cairn, known as Hare Cairn,... (more)
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NH7543 : Milton of Clava Ring Cairn by valenta Milton of Clava Ring Cairn by valenta
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Clava type cairn, now only has one erect stone. Few people visit this site, as... (more)
NY9351 : Bronze Age Ring Cairn, Birkside Fell by Andrew Curtis Bronze Age Ring Cairn, Birkside Fell by Andrew Curtis
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A Mesolithic flint scatter and a Bronze Age ring cairn were discovered here by... (more)
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ND2644 : The Grey Cairns of Camster, Caithness by Andrew Tryon The Grey Cairns of Camster, Caithness by Andrew Tryon
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This long, chambered cairn is one of the Grey Cairns of Camster, located in a... (more)
NS4674 : The Robin Law Cairn by Lairich Rig The Robin Law Cairn by Lairich Rig
geograph for square NS4674
The cairn is no longer marked on OS maps, but it is shown and named on OS maps... (more)
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NY8369 : Bronze Age round cairn, Howden Hill by Andrew Curtis Bronze Age round cairn, Howden Hill by Andrew Curtis
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One of a group of three or more probable burial cairns on Howden Hill. Another... (more)
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J4576 : Stones, Cairngaver  by Rossographer Stones, Cairngaver by Rossographer
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The remains of the stone cairn at the summit of Cairngaver. I imagine that this... (more)
NY7461 : War memorial cairn on Plenmeller Common by Oliver Dixon War memorial cairn on Plenmeller Common by Oliver Dixon
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This unusual cairn poised on an overhang was constructed to commemorate the... (more)
Tags: Cairn   subject:Cairn   FenceX   top:Historic Sites and ArtefactsX   top:MoorlandX   PlinthX   StileX   War MemorialX  
NZ0198 : Cairn, Ravens Heugh by Andrew Curtis Cairn, Ravens Heugh by Andrew Curtis
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As originally described by Dippie Dixon in Archaeologia Aeliana: "On the... (more)
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NS6735 : Cairn and trig pillar on Dungavel Hill by Alan O'Dowd Cairn and trig pillar on Dungavel Hill by Alan O'Dowd
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The RCAHMS website gives the following details: "The impressive remains... (more)
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NH7544 : North-eastern Clava Cairn on Midwinter's Day by Julian Paren North-eastern Clava Cairn on Midwinter's Day by Julian Paren
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The site was invaded after 3pm as folk individually and in a minibus came to... (more)
NS7230 : Wetherhill Cairn by Alan O'Dowd Wetherhill Cairn by Alan O'Dowd
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A low cairn of stones, perfectly circular, 7.5m in diameter and 0.6m high,... (more)
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NH7544 : Midwinter Solstice 2017, Clava Cairns by Julian Paren Midwinter Solstice 2017, Clava Cairns by Julian Paren
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On the midwinter solstice the sun sets along the passage ways of two of the... (more)
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NS4863 : Cairn for Willie Gallacher by Lairich Rig Cairn for Willie Gallacher by Lairich Rig
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The cairn stands at the junction of High Street and New Street, in front of the... (more)
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NS2787 : Summit cairn by Lairich Rig Summit cairn by Lairich Rig
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There are two cairns on this hilltop. The other one is to the NNW of it, and it... (more)
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NR8297 : Ri Cruin Cairn by G Laird Ri Cruin Cairn by G Laird
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A 3-metre high cairn was built to cover a central stone grave or... (more)
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NH6455 : Belmaduthy Chambered Cairn by Julian Paren Belmaduthy Chambered Cairn by Julian Paren
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Belmaduthy is a severely robbed chambered cairn whose extent has been curtailed... (more)
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NS2377 : Cairn on Tower Hill by Lairich Rig Cairn on Tower Hill by Lairich Rig
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The cairn is shown from the other side in a picture of NS2377 : The tower on Tower Hill; its original... (more)
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NY3710 : Cairn on Dove Crag by Philip Halling Cairn on Dove Crag by Philip Halling
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Cairn on Dove Crag with a view to the south beyond.
Tags: top:Barren PlateauxX   subject:Cairn   Cairn   top:LowlandsX   Mountain TopX   MountainsX   Summit CairnX  
NY3511 : Summit cairns and shelters, Fairfield by Philip Halling Summit cairns and shelters, Fairfield by Philip Halling
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Fairfield broad summit plateau provides plenty of vsrious sized rocks for cairn... (more)
Tags: subject:Cairn   Cairn   Mountain SummitX   top:Rocks, Scree, CliffsX   Summit CairnX   top:UplandsX  
NX9968 : 'Alison Louise' at Glencaple by M J Richardson 'Alison Louise' at Glencaple by M J Richardson
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A beam trawler built in the Netherlands in 1969, which seems to be used as a... (more)
HY3730 : Rousay: looking down on Midhowe cairn by Chris Downer Rousay: looking down on Midhowe cairn by Chris Downer
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The suspended walkways allow the visitor to closely inspect HY3730 : Rousay: Midhowe chambered cairn without... (more)
NH7544 : The Kerb Cairn, Clava Cairns by Julian Paren The Kerb Cairn, Clava Cairns by Julian Paren
geograph for square NH7544
A millennium after the Clava cairns were built, fresh burials were made in the... (more)
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