MHG10017 - Badbeithe
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Type and Period (1)
- ENCLOSURE (Undated)
- None recorded
NH69SW 32 6397 9124.
(NH 6397 9124) Enclosure (NR)
OS 25"map, (1967)
Set into a S-facing slope is a stone-walled, subcircular enclosure with a level interior, noted by the RCAHMS as a 'circle'. It measures about 13.5m NW-SE by about 11.5m transversely between the centres of a wall about 2.0m wide all round. A gap in the W arc denotes the entrance. The wall is sharply defined and appears as a series of short straights. This may indicate that it is a comparatively recent structure, possibly associated with a nearby croft, or it may be a hut mutilated by much later use.
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909; Visited by OS (N K B) 20 October 1969.
No change to the previous report.
Published survey (1:2500) revised.
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, No. 73 (Text/Report). SHG2657.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 6397 9124 (60m by 60m) (Buffered by site type)|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/14021 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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