MHG11815 - Cnoc Odhar

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Type and Period (1)

  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH79NE 12 7672 9675.

(NH 7672 9675) Hut Circle (NR)
OS 6" map, (1960)

A partially demolished oval hut circle.
RCAHMS 1911.

Not a hut but a robbed cairn evident as a heather-covered mound of stone with its centre hollowed. It measures about 11.0m in diameter and 1.0m high.
Visited by OS (R L) 17 November 1969.

Resurveyed at 1:2500.
Visited by OS (J M) 7 May 1975.

The remains of a cairn as described by first OS field investigator. Visited by OS (N K B) 18 June 1981.


Cist? Poss. capstone, Cambusavie (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG9802.


Field System/ Lynchets, Cambusavie (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG9808.


Hut Circle, Cambusavie (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG9806.


Hut Circle, Cambusavie (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG9800.


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, 38, No. 109 (Text/Report). SHG2657.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 7672 9675 (14m by 14m)
Map sheet NH79NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DORNOCH

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