MHG11813 - Hut circle and field system - Loch A' Vicair
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Type and Period (2)
- FIELD SYSTEM (Undated)
- HUT CIRCLE (Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC? to 560 AD?)
- None recorded
NH79NE 16 7738 9948.
At NH 7738 9948 on a W-facing slope is a mutilated stone-walled hut within an associated field system.
The hut of which RCAHMS (1911) state that only the W side remains, is visible as a platform c. 8m diameter, built up on the slope and within a wall of indeterminate thickness, which is destroyed in the N arc. A gap, 3m wide in the S may indicate the position of the entrance. A lynchet extends NE and SE from the hut but generally the field system is marked only by scattered stone clearance heaps (noted as a large group of mounds by the RCAHMS) and merges into recent cultivation in the W. There are no measurable cultivation plots.
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909; Visited by OS (N K B) 25 November 1969.
Surveyed at 1/10,000. Visited by OS (J M) 7 May 1975.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 7757 9944 (555m by 463m) (Buffered by site type)|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/14756 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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