MHG10776 - Dail Na Drochaide

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • HUT CIRCLE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NC75NW 23 719 569.

(NC 719 569) A group of field clearance heaps covering an area of about 500m north west-south east by 100m north east-south west.
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909; Visited by OS (J L D) 2 May 1960.

These clearance heaps, about 10.0m to 30.0m apart, among rough grazing comprise a field system. No measurable hut circles or plots can be identified. Low banks in the area are more recent.
Visited by OS (J B) 8 August 1977.


Dail Na Drochaide (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG17916.


Dail Na Drochaide (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG17917.


Dail Na Drochaide (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG17918.


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, 85, No. 245 (Text/Report). SHG2657.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NC 7195 5698 (229m by 497m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC75NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish FARR

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