Blackhammer Cairn

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Blackhammer Cairn information

Location
Rousay , Scotland
Prices
admission free
Opening hours
24hr
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Blackhammer, 1.5 miles west of the ferry pier, is a chambered cairn that served as the burial place for a farming community around 2500 BC. Only two sets of human remains were found here, along with animal bones and fragments of neolithic pottery.