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TRAIGH NA BERIE - CAIRN (Undated)

TRAIGH NA BERIE - CAIRN (Undated)

Summary:

CAIRN (Undated)
Cairn

Location:

NB 1009 3575

Full description:

no. 34
This is a stony cairn preserved in the flat base of an area of sand dune deflation. It comprises flat slabs and several possible orthostats forming an oval or boat-shaped plan. The structure is c. 2m wide by 3.15m in length and 0.8m high. It is not associated with any other visible features. Its orientation is north-north-east/south-south-west.
Armit 1992, 56

References:

Ian Armit. 1992. CFA, University of Edinburgh Archaeological Field Survey of the Bhaltos (Valtos) Peninsula, Lewis.
1994. 'Archaeological field survey of the Bhaltos (Valtos) peninsula, Lewis', Proc Soc Antiq Scot. Part No 124. No.34, 90

Acknowledgement:

Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006.

 

Title: TRAIGH NA BERIE - CAIRN (Undated)
Record Type: Historical/ Archaeological Sites
Type: Cairn
SMR Record ID: MWE72712
Grid Ref Northing: 935750
Grid Ref Easting: 110090
Record Maintained By: CEU
Subject Id: 33068