Aberdeenshire SMR - NJ81SW0002 - CAIRNTRADLIN STONE

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Primary ReferenceNJ81SW0002
NRHE Card No.NJ81SW3
NRHE Numlink 19567
HES SM No. 12328
Site Form Standing Structure
Site Condition Complete 2
Details Standing stone; 6 feet in height. Its longest side lying WNW and ESE. The stone is 1.6m tall, 0.6m wide and 0.5m thick; it has no markings. Visited by OS (EGC) 7 November 1961. This standing stone is situated on a gentle NW-facing slope in a cultivated field 300m WSW of Cairntradlin farmsteading (NJ81SW 62). Roughly square in section, the stone is an erratic granite boulder measuring 0.6m from E to W by 0.55m transversely at ground level and 1.55m in height. The stone is depicted on the 1st and 2nd editions of the OS 6-inch map (Aberdeenshire 1869, sheet lxv; 1901, sheet lxv.NW) and the modern 1:10,000 map (1992).
Last Update15/08/2017
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Easting: 381681.589, Northing: 813852.76

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National Grid Reference: NJ 8168 1385

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