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Sordale Hill,Cnoc na Ciste,chambered cairn

A Scheduled Monument in Thurso and Northwest Caithness, Highland

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Monument location is shown with schedule boundary polygons where available, otherwise marked as a point on the map which approximates to the centre of the monument.


Latitude: 58.5378 / 58°32'15"N

Longitude: -3.4492 / 3°26'56"W

OS Eastings: 315730

OS Northings: 961982

OS Grid: ND157619

Mapcode National: GBR K6V5.2QS

Mapcode Global: WH5BR.ZNQR

Entry Name: Sordale Hill,Cnoc na Ciste,chambered cairn

Scheduled Date: 17 March 1934

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM442

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric ritual and funerary: chambered cairn

Location: Thurso

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Thurso and Northwest Caithness

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