MHG11511 - Culmailly
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Type and Period (1)
- HUT CIRCLE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)
- None recorded
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.
|Grid reference||Centred NC 5979 0692 (151m by 178m) (Buffered by site type)|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/5000 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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