MHG10012 - Hut circle, Maikle Wood

Summary

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Type and Period (2)

  • HUT CIRCLE (Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC to 560 AD)
  • CLEARANCE CAIRN (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

In the Maikle Wood (NH 60 94), to N of W end of cultivated land, are some half a dozen mounds, overgrown with vegetation, measuring from 18' to 20' in diameter; also the indefinite remains of a hut circle, through which a road passes running E-W. Small mounds extend for some distance through the wood towards the W and N. In the SE corner of the wood, about 150 yards above the road, is a small group of ill-defined mounds.
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909.

Not located. Visited by OS (W D J) 8 June 1963.
No change. Visited by OS (N K B) 2 October 1969.
No change. Visited by OS (J B) 1 September 1980.


RCAHMS, 1911, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments and Constructions of Scotland. Second report and inventory of monuments and constructions in the county of Sutherland, 29-30, No. 76 (Text/Report). SHG2657.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6000 9400 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH69SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish CREICH

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