MHG11513 - Ferry Wood

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Type and Period (1)

  • HUT CIRCLE (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NC50NE 43 5719 0674.
On a slight hillock about 30 yards S of site of broch (NC50NE 42) in plantation to N of the Ord, is a circular enclosure overgrown with heather. The interior diameter appears to be about 25ft.
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909.

NC 5719 0674. No trace of a hut circle was noted in vicinity of the broch, nor on a slight hillock which was located to the south of it. Forestry activity may have destroyed the hut since the RCAHMS visit in 1909. Visited by OS (W D J) 25 June 1963.

No change. Visited by OS (N K B) 13 August 1976.


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, 142, No. 409 (Text/Report). SHG2657.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NC 5718 0674 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC50NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

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