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Banchor 2

Cairn(s)

<b>Banchor 2</b>Posted by drewbhoyImage © drew/ALC/B
Nearest Town:Kingussie (23km S)
OS Ref (GB):   NH7650623739 / Sheet: 35
Latitude:57° 17' 15.32" N
Longitude:   4° 2' 56.78" W

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ALC, assisted by the cairn finding dog, found this cairn by continuing to walk westwards following the deer fence. It sits at almost 11 meters wide and is almost 1 meter tall being situated next to the deer fence on the southern side. Cairn material can be seen poking through the turf with maybe a couple of stones being the remnants of a kerb, the centre has received the normal houking.

To get to the cairns I climbed the deer fence, however to west of Banchor 2 there is a gap which made the walk to Dalarossie much easier.

Visited 4/1/2015.
drewbhoy Posted by drewbhoy
5th January 2016ce