Cairnstack: It’s All in the Name

Cairnstack. We love our name and know that it represents our company well. So, what is a cairnstack or cairn stack? A cairn, which originates from the Scottish Gaelic word cairn or its plural form càirn, refers to a man-made pile stones that is used to identify or mark a significant activity, action, event and/or change in route with the purpose of informing or providing notice to others along the path. "Cairns or cairnstacks,” which have been used from prehistoric times to present day, are used in almost all parts of the world to locate buried items, flag burial sites,...

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