Culcharran

Names : Culcharran : Culcharron : Culcharon : Culcharan : Culcaron

This has been an important place for people living here since the Neolithic era.
There is a cairn and standing stones marking importance for our ancient people.

from [RCAHMS] -

Site Number Site Name Site Type
NM93NW 32 Culcharron CAIRN
NM93NW 40.01 Culchurran, House Alternative(s) Culcharron; Culcharran House HOUSE
NM93NW 40.00 Culcharron FARMSTEAD
NM93NW 53 Benderloch, Culcharron Quarry NO CLASS (EVENT)

MINUTES OF COMMISSIONERS OF SUPPLY CA/1/1 CALENDAR
13 June 1767
Ref. to old and new lines of road at the farm of Culcaron, par. Ardchattan 249

1882-1885 : Culcharan : Ledaig, Argyllshire : A. Robertson, farmer. T. O. Oban1
Culcharan Quarry

SHEEP SCAB. from THE EDINBURGH GAZETTE, SEPTEMBER 2, 1921. page 1474

The following Areas are now " Movement Areas " for the purposes of Part I. of the Sheep (Double Dipping) Order of 1920:—The Area comprising the holdings known
as Auchenreir, Mill Farm, Rhugarbh, The Park and Glebe, Ferlochan, Culcharran, Auchnacreebeg, and North Ledaig, in the parish of Ardchattan and Muckairn2

Excavation of Culcharron Cairn, Benderloch, Argyll.
author - E.J. Peltenburg in the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland,1974 (8 pages, 2 Plates, 3 Figures)

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