MHG11513 - Hut circle - Ferry Wood


Destroyed hut circle at Ferry Wood

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.

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Grid reference Centred NC 5718 0673 (16m by 16m)
Map sheet NC50NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

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