MHG12201 - Pitarxie


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Type and Period (1)

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

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NC50SE 55 5728 0375.

(NC 5728 0375) Hut Circle (NR) (site of)
OS 1:10,000 map, (1970)

A hut circle now ploughed out except for the SW segment of the 3ft ditch which surrounded it in 1873 when it stood 3ft high.
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909.

There is no trace of a hut circle in the area indicated. 100.0m ENE are one or two stony mounds similar to the type usually associated with hut circle cultivation.
Visited by OS (J M) 11 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, 143, No. 412 (Text/Report). SHG2657.

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Grid reference Centred NC 5728 0375 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC50SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

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