MHG11511 - Culmailly


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Type and Period (1)

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

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  • None recorded

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NC50NE 30 5978 0697.
Tumuli (NR). OS 6"map, Sutherlandshire, 2nd ed., (1908)

These mounds have virtually disappeared due to cultivation and construction of a new road, but it would appear that they were the usual field clearance heaps. RCAHMS note a hut circle lying 100 yards to the south, but this could not be located.
RCAHMS 1911; Visited by OS (W D J) 28 June 1963.

The area containing the "tumuli" shown on OS 6" map, 2nd ed., (1908) is now under crop, and there is no trace of mounds or a hut circle. On the E side of the public road in pasture at NC 599 069 are several stone clearance heaps of a minor field system. These show no pattern of cultivation plots. Presumably the "tumuli" were also a result of field clearance.
Visited by OS (N K B) 26 July 1976.

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Grid reference Centred NC 5979 0692 (151m by 178m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC50NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

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