MHG11007 - "13 Hut circles", Balnacoil Hill


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Type and Period (2)

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

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  • None recorded

Full Description

About a mile N of Baile-nan-Coille is a group of 13 hut circles and many tumuli within a low turf fence.
Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1882.

On the scant information given, the features mentioned above cannot be identified with certainty, but may be included in NC81SW 2, 3, 6, 10, 11, 12, 18.
The 'tumuli' in these areas appear to be the result of field clearance. Visited by OS (R D L) 28 April 1964.

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Grid reference Centred NC 8100 1100 (300m by 300m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC81SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish CLYNE

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