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TITLE
Ground level view of Cairn Irenan
EXTERNAL ID
HC_ARCH3_1983-84_84021022
PLACENAME
Killearnan
DISTRICT
Avoch
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Killearnan
DATE OF IMAGE
1983
PERIOD
1980s
SOURCE
The Highland Council Archaeology Unit
ASSET ID
13244
KEYWORDS
Clava Cairn
Clava
passage grave
Cairn Irenan
Killearnan
kerb cairn
cairn
Pictish
Pre-Celt
Ground level view of Cairn Irenan

A ground-level view of Cairn Irenan from the south, located behind Carnirnan Croft, Killearnan, 7 km south of Dingwall. The croft-house can be seen in the background.

Cairn Irenan is a kerb cairn within a stone circle. Most of the cairn material has been removed from the kerb cairn, leaving the outer kerb stones, the passage travelling through it and the chamber walls.

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Ground level view of Cairn Irenan

ROSS: Killearnan

1980s

Clava Cairn; Clava; passage grave; Cairn Irenan; Killearnan; kerb cairn; cairn; Pictish; Pre-Celt

The Highland Council Archaeology Unit

A ground-level view of Cairn Irenan from the south, located behind Carnirnan Croft, Killearnan, 7 km south of Dingwall. The croft-house can be seen in the background.<br /> <br /> Cairn Irenan is a kerb cairn within a stone circle. Most of the cairn material has been removed from the kerb cairn, leaving the outer kerb stones, the passage travelling through it and the chamber walls.