MHG12094 - Cnoc an Achaidh Mhoir
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Type and Period (1)
- HUT CIRCLE (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)
NC50SE 41 5819 0232.
(NC 5819 0232) Hut Circle (NR)
OS 1:10,000 map, (1970)
The turf outline of a circular enclosure was found during field work. Visited by OS (R D L) 4 July 1963.
This is a peat-covered stone walled hut circle set on a change of slope in a hillside open to the SW. It measures internally 10.0m NNW-SSE by 8.5m within a robbed and disturbed wall. An entrance, apparently clubbed on the W side, is from the SSE.
Associated cultivation is restricted to a small area of cleared ground on the immediate vicinity of the hut with one or two clearance heaps. Some stones have been dumped in a gulley on the north side of the cleared area.
Revised at 1:10,000.
Visited by OS (J M) 29 July 1976.
This site was visited and photographed during a walkover survey in April 2009. <1>
|Grid reference||Centred NC 5818 0232 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)|
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Related Investigations/Events (1)
External Links (2)
- http://portal.historicenvironment.scot/designation/SM2208 (Online designation description (Historic Environment Scotland))
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/5105 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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