MHG10615 - Creag A' Bhata

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Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NC70SW 40 7243 0326.

(NC 7243 0326) Undescribed feature. OS 25" map, (1968)

This is a hut circle situated on the summit of a ridge. It measures 8.3m diameter internally and has an entrance in the SE; the wall has an inner face of contiguous slabs. Several peat-covered mounds nearby indicate associated field clearance, as may also an outlying group of mounds to the west (NC70SW 19).
Revised at 1/2500. Visited by OS (J M) 19 March 1981.

This hut-circle (ROG95 518), which is levelled into the side of a ridge to the SW of Reidchalmai, measures 8m in diameter within a boulder-faced bank 1.3m in thickness and 0.5m in height. The entrance is on the SE. There are about ten small cairns (ROG95 1016), measuring up to 5m in diameter and 0.4m in height, along the crest of the ridge to the SE of the hut-circle.
(ROG95 518, 1016)
Visited by RCAHMS (DCC) 5 June 1995

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Location

Grid reference Centred NC 7243 0326 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC70SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ROGART

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