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Sligeanach

Chambered Cairn

<b>Sligeanach</b>Posted by drewbhoyImage © drew/AMJ
Nearest Town:Uig (97km NE)
OS Ref (GB):   NF65290148 / Sheet: 31
Latitude:56° 58' 58.71" N
Longitude:   7° 30' 40.72" W

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Slightly to the north of the 1 up and 1 down standing stone site at Borve is a grass covered mound described as a chamber cairn.

Only 4 stones can be seen, erosion or animal damage is on the north side which means there isn't much to see.

However, if you look to the east especially if you follow the Craigston road, some of Barras best sites will be found. To the west is the remains of Dun Cille.

Lovely location, it would be nice if the site was excavated.

Visited 10/07/2022.
drewbhoy Posted by drewbhoy
12th August 2022ce
Edited 12th August 2022ce