Cairn Na Burgh

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Cairn Na Burgh Beag
... Cairn na Burgh Beag is one of the Treshnish Isles in the Inner Hebrides, Scotland ... Cairn na Burgh Beag is the smaller of the two "Carnburgs" (as they are nicknamed) at the northeastern end of the Treshnish Isles in the Inner Hebrides - the other being Cairn na Burgh Mòr ... its that its defences straddle both islands, Cairn na Burgh Beag having a small guard-house and a well ...
Treshnish Isles - Natural History and Conservation
... The Treshnish Isles are part of the Loch Na Keal National Scenic Area, one of 40 in Scotland ... Nearest are Cairn na Burgh Beag and Cairn na Burgh Mòr ... to right (Ellean Dioghlum), Bac Mòr, Lunga, Fladda, Cairn na Burgh Mòr, Cairn na Burgh Beag ...

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    Much wondering to see upon all hands, of wattles and woodwork made,
    Your bell-mounted churches, and guardless the sacred cairn and the rath,
    And a small and a feeble populace stooping with mattock and spade,
    Or weeding or ploughing with faces a-shining with much-toil wet;
    While in this place and that place, with bodies unglorious, their chieftains stood....
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