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Neolithic and Bronze AgeSite Name: Eyre Point
Country: Scotland County: Isle of Raasay Type: Burial Chamber or Dolmen
Nearest Town: Isle of Raasay
Map Ref: NG581343
Latitude: 57.334839N  Longitude: 6.021093W
Condition:
5Perfect
4Almost Perfect
3Reasonable but with some damage
2Ruined but still recognisable as an ancient site
1Pretty much destroyed, possibly visible as crop marks
0No data.
-1Completely destroyed
4 Ambience:
5Superb
4Good
3Ordinary
2Not Good
1Awful
0No data.
5 Access:
5Can be driven to, probably with disabled access
4Short walk on a footpath
3Requiring a bit more of a walk
2A long walk
1In the middle of nowhere, a nightmare to find
0No data.
3 Accuracy:
5co-ordinates taken by GPS or official recorded co-ordinates
4co-ordinates scaled from a detailed map
3co-ordinates scaled from a bad map
2co-ordinates of the nearest village
1co-ordinates of the nearest town
0no data
3

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Eyre Point
Eyre Point submitted by swatson : Spotted this dolmen near Eyre Point on the Isle of Raasay. Not marked on any map I've seen. OS NG 581 343 (Vote or comment on this photo)
Burial Chamber (Dolmen) on Isle of Raasay

Spotted this dolmen near Eyre Point on the Isle of Raasay. Not marked on any map I've seen.

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Eyre Point
Eyre Point submitted by PeteCrane5 : Eyre Point at the southern end of Isle of Raasay, July 2023 (2 comments - Vote or comment on this photo)

Eyre Point
Eyre Point submitted by PeteCrane5 : Eyre Point Chambered Cairn July 2023 (Vote or comment on this photo)

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Nearby Images from Geograph Britain and Ireland:
NG5834 : Eyre Point from North Fearns by Douglas Nelson
by Douglas Nelson
©2013(licence)
NG5834 : Lighthouse at Eyre by Anne Burgess
by Anne Burgess
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NG5834 : Eyre Point Lighthouse by Anne Burgess
by Anne Burgess
©2018(licence)
NG5834 : Lighthouse at Eyre Point by M J Richardson
by M J Richardson
©2016(licence)
NG5834 : The light at Eyre Point by Gordon Brown
by Gordon Brown
©2013(licence)

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Re: Eyre Point by Andy B on Wednesday, 11 October 2017
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