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Neolithic and Bronze AgeSite Name: Correchrevie Cairn
Country: Scotland County: Argyll Type: Cairn
 Nearest Village: Clachan
Map Ref: NR738540
Latitude: 55.726444N  Longitude: 5.603801W
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
no data Ambience:
5Superb
4Good
3Ordinary
2Not Good
1Awful
0No data.
no data 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.
no data 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
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Correchrevie Cairn
Correchrevie Cairn submitted by mickb1953 : Cairn at Correchrevie on Kintyre. (Vote or comment on this photo)
Cairn in Argyll

A mile north of Ballochroy farm on A83 another farmtrack leads around a plantation to the still largely intact circular cairn of Correchrevie - the largest on Kintyre and measures 27.5m in diameter and 5.0m in height. This is 3km from proposed and approved wind farm at the Largie Estate - see http://www.ecogen.co.uk/largie/appendixh.pdf for details (2004).
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Nearby Images from Geograph Britain and Ireland:
NR7354 : Corriechrevie Bronze Age Cairn by Andrew Curtis
by Andrew Curtis
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NR7354 : Correchrevie Cairn by Steve Partridge
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NR7354 : Boulder at Correchrevie Cairn by Steve Partridge
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NR7354 : Power Lines at Correchrevie by Steve Partridge
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NR7353 : Ruined cottage and barn by RH Dengate
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