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The Ord, chambered cairns, cairns, settlements and field systems

A Scheduled Monument in North, West and Central Sutherland, Highland

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Latitude: 58.0168 / 58°1'0"N

Longitude: -4.4148 / 4°24'53"W

OS Eastings: 257443

OS Northings: 905616

OS Grid: NC574056

Mapcode National: GBR H7GJ.QJ9

Mapcode Global: WH3BK.4RZM

Entry Name: The Ord, chambered cairns, cairns, settlements and field systems

Scheduled Date: 3 April 1935

Last Amended: 14 February 2002

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM1812

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: settlement; Prehistoric ritual and funerary: chambered cairn

Location: Lairg

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: North, West and Central Sutherland

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