Cairnpapple

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Alternative Names Cairnpapple Hill; Cairniepapple
Site Type CAIRN, HENGE
Canmore ID 47919
Site Number NS97SE 16
NGR NS 9872 7173
Council WEST LOTHIAN
Parish TORPHICHEN
Former Region LOTHIAN
Former District WEST LOTHIAN
Former County WEST LOTHIAN
Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Plan of excavated features in Area 'A'. DP007225 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP007225 Plan of excavated features in Area 'A'.    RCAHMS 
Plan of Cairnpapple Hill before excavation. DP007226 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP007226 Plan of Cairnpapple Hill before excavation.    RCAHMS 
'Diagram plan' of excavations at Cairnpapple Hill. DP007227 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP007227 'Diagram plan' of excavations at Cairnpapple Hill.    RCAHMS 
Plan of excavated features in  Area 'C'. DP007228 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP007228 Plan of excavated features in Area 'C'.    RCAHMS 
Sketch plan and sections outlining the evolution of Cairnpapple Hill. DP007229 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP007229 Sketch plan and sections outlining the evolution of Cairnpapple Hill.    RCAHMS 
Drawing of Cinerary urn No.2 from period IV cairn enlargement at Cairnpapple Hill. DP007230 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP007230 Drawing of Cinerary urn No.2 from period IV cairn enlargement at Cairnpapple Hill.    RCAHMS 
Drawings of prehistoric pottery found during excavations by Stuart Piggott at Cairnpapple Hill:
Nos.1 and 2 Beakers from North grave (Period II); no.3 Beaker from grave by stone-hole 8; no.4 Food-vessle from Cist A (Period III). DP007231 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP007231 Drawings of prehistoric pottery found during excavations by Stuart Piggott at Cairnpapple Hill: Nos.1 and 2 Beakers from North grave (Period II); no.3 Beaker from grave by stone-hole 8; no.4 Food-vessle from Cist A (Period III).    RCAHMS 
Plans and section drawings of typical stone-holes of Henge. DP007232 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP007232 Plans and section drawings of typical stone-holes of Henge.    RCAHMS 
Plans and section drawings of typical holes of Period I at Cairnpapple Hill. DP007233 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP007233 Plans and section drawings of typical holes of Period I at Cairnpapple Hill.    RCAHMS 
Phase plan of excavated features from Cairnpapple Hill (NB: no colour separation, please see SC345626). DP007235 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP007235 Phase plan of excavated features from Cairnpapple Hill (NB: no colour separation, please see SC345626).    RCAHMS 
Section drawings through Cairnpapple Hill henge and cairn. DP007236 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP007236 Section drawings through Cairnpapple Hill henge and cairn.    RCAHMS 
Phase plan of excavated features from Cairnpapple Hill copied from excavation report in PSAS  LXXXII DP007237 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP007237 Phase plan of excavated features from Cairnpapple Hill copied from excavation report in PSAS LXXXII    RCAHMS 
RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital Oblique aerial view centred on the remains of henge and cairn, taken from the SSW. DP035723 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP035723 Oblique aerial view centred on the remains of henge and cairn, taken from the SSW.  RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital  RCAHMS 
RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital Oblique aerial view centred on the remains of henge and cairn, taken from the SW. DP035724 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP035724 Oblique aerial view centred on the remains of henge and cairn, taken from the SW.  RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital  RCAHMS 
RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital Oblique aerial view centred on the remains of henge and cairn, taken from the NW. DP035725 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP035725 Oblique aerial view centred on the remains of henge and cairn, taken from the NW.  RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital  RCAHMS 
RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital Oblique aerial view centred on the remains of henge and cairn, taken from the N. DP035726 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP035726 Oblique aerial view centred on the remains of henge and cairn, taken from the N.  RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital  RCAHMS 
RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital Oblique aerial view centred on the remains of henge and cairn, taken from the NE. DP035727 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP035727 Oblique aerial view centred on the remains of henge and cairn, taken from the NE.  RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital  RCAHMS 
RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital Oblique aerial view centred on the remains of the henge and cairn, taken from the WNW. DP055127 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP055127 Oblique aerial view centred on the remains of the henge and cairn, taken from the WNW.  RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital  RCAHMS 
RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital Oblique aerial view centred on the remains of the henge and cairn, taken from the NW. DP055128 Copyright RCAHMSview larger image
DP055128 Oblique aerial view centred on the remains of the henge and cairn, taken from the NW.  RCAHMS Aerial Photography Digital  RCAHMS 
Society of Antiquaries of Scotland View from east after excavation at Cairnpapple. DP192315 Copyrightview larger image
DP192315 View from east after excavation at Cairnpapple.  Society of Antiquaries of Scotland   
Charity SC026749