Logie Newton Cairns
History, tourist information, and nearby accommodation
The quartzite blocks are very large, ranging up to 1.3 metes long.
Cairn A is the smallest at 5m in diameter, while Cairns B and C are 7.5m across. Cairn A has most of its kerb stones intact, though several lie within the circle. Cairn C is a turf-covered mound about 0.6m high.
The cairns have never been excavated but probably contain one or more burials.
About Logie Newton Cairns
Address: Logie Newton, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Attraction Type: Prehistoric Site
Location: Situated off the minor road between Logie Newton and Ythanwells, off the B9001. Follow the field boundary uphill from Logie Newton Farm for 0.5 mile.
Website: Logie Newton Cairns
Photo Credit: Anne Burgess, licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Licence
Opening Details: Open access site, usually accessible at any reasonable time
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