Kierfea Hill, Rousay

Tombs of the Isles - Kierfea Hill, Rousay
Type:Orkney-Cromarty.
Round Cairn.
Tripartite chamber.
Location:Map
Notes:Located on the south face of Kierfea Hill, the cairn was ruinous before excavation in 1940.

The 3.8m chamber varies in width from 1.75m at the east end to 1.06m at the west. It was divided by two pairs of transverse slabs into three compartments.
Links:Canmore