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Neolithic and Bronze AgeSite Name: Cairn 430m NW of Craonaval Alternative Name: Craonabhal
Country: Scotland County: North Uist Type: Cairn
Nearest Town: Lochmaddy  Nearest Village: Clachan na Luib
Map Ref: NF83236297
Latitude: 57.545479N  Longitude: 7.296878W
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
3 Ambience:
2Not Good
0No data.
3 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

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Cairn 430m NW of Craonaval
Cairn 430m NW of Craonaval submitted by h_fenton : Craonaval, cairn 430m NW of 15 May 2006 (Vote or comment on this photo)
Cairn in North Uist. Another cairn with shielings and/or other disturbances, although its shape has remained pretty much intact.
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Cairn 430m NW of Craonaval
Cairn 430m NW of Craonaval submitted by SandyG : View from the south east. (Vote or comment on this photo)

Cairn 430m NW of Craonaval
Cairn 430m NW of Craonaval submitted by SandyG : Pair of cairns NW of Craonaval. View from the south. (Vote or comment on this photo)

Cairn 430m NW of Craonaval
Cairn 430m NW of Craonaval submitted by Postman : Site in North Uist Scotland (Vote or comment on this photo)

Cairn 430m NW of Craonaval
Cairn 430m NW of Craonaval submitted by Postman : Cairn 430m NW of Craonaval (Vote or comment on this photo)

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NF8362 : Two cairns and shielings at Craonaval by Sandy Gerrard
by Sandy Gerrard
NF8362 : Cairns on Craonabhal by John Allan
by John Allan
NF8362 : Craonaval chambered cairn by Sandy Gerrard
by Sandy Gerrard
NF8363 : Moorland above Loch Euphort by John Allan
by John Allan
NF8263 : Sornach a' Phobuill stone circle by Sandy Gerrard
by Sandy Gerrard

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 130m ESE 118° Cairn 330m NW of Craonaval* Cairn (NF83346290)
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 2.7km NNE 25° Not-so-Standing Stone* Standing Stone (Menhir) (NF8459765344)
 2.7km NNE 25° Beistean's Grave* Rock Art (NF8459865345)
 2.8km S 176° Carinish* Stone Circle (NF83236020)
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 3.7km SE 140° Barp Hacklett Chambered Cairn (NF85395993)
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 4.7km N 350° Airigh Na Gaoithe Long Cairn* Long Barrow (NF82796763)
 4.7km NNW 348° Airigh Na Gaoithe Stone Row* Stone Row / Alignment (NF82586767)
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 5.0km NW 315° Unival Chambered Cairn (NF800668)
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