Shalwy Court tomb



Map Reference: G646752 (1646, 3752)

Shalwy is a full-court grave contained within a coffin-shaped cairn about 40m long. An oval court leads to a two-chambered gallery. The lintel above the entrance janbs consists of two great superimposed stones. The top stone is gable-shaped. The gallery is about 6m long and is divided by jambs and a lintel. The back chamber is roofed by a large slab which rests on several tiers of corbel stones.



Looking across the court towards the entrance with its double lintel.



Looking towards the rear of the gallery



Looking into the rear burial chamber



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