Sannaig

Sannaig

Copyright: Tom Bullock. Original available at Megalithic Portal.

Location

Scotland     Jura     Argyll & Isles     NR 51839 64811     Lat 55.81265246   Long -5.96254957

Characteristics

Type: Single Length: 5m
No. of stones: 3 Size of stones: Only large
Orientation: 20° Altitude: 62m
Upper end: – Lower end: –
Straight (Yes or No)  : Sea View: Yes
Context:  Cist
Notes: This row has been mutilated

Other Information

Public Access:  Yes
Land Status: –
Scheduled Ancient Monument: No

sannaig-drawing

The stone alignment at Sannaig. (Rideout, E.H., 1932, 148).

Online Resources 

Megalithic Portal     Modern Antiquarian     Canmore     Society of Antiquaries Scotland

Other References

Burl, A., 1993, From Carnac to Callanish – The prehistoric rows and avenues of Britain, Ireland and Brittany, Yale University Press, New York and London, pg. 223.

Rideout, E. H., 1932, ‘Standing stones and other antiquities in Jura’, Proc Soc Antiq Scot, vol. 66, 1931-2. Pg. 148 illust.

Ruggles, C.L.N., 1999, Astronomy in prehistoric Britain and Ireland, Yale University Press, New Haven and London, 197.

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