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However, cremated bones were found at the site, which indicate it may have been used for some kind of ritual purpose.
What rituals did the Neolithic people carry out with their dead?
Fascinating thought: The Dunbeath Heritage Centre was once the school where Neil M Gunn received his early education!
We love Caithness Horizons and strongly recommend a visit for ferry travellers in Thurso with time to kill.
This stone circle is unusual in that it forms a horseshoe shape and the narrow sides of each stone point inwards to the centre.
Erected roughly 4,000 years ago, 35 stones stand with another six fallen.
The museum covers the castles, Vikings, fishing, nature and the nuclear industry in Caithness.