MHG28252 - Burnt Mound, Little Rogart

Summary

A C-shaped burnt mound identified during RCAHMS survey work in 1995.

Type and Period (1)

  • BURNT MOUND (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC to 560 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

This C-shaped burnt mound is situated at the edge of an expanse of boggy ground on the E of Little Rogart township. It measures 8m from NW to SE by 5.3m transversely and stands to about 0.75m in height with an opening for a trough on the NE.
(ROG95 873)
Visited by RCAHMS (PJD) 6 July 1995 <1>

This feature was not located during a rapid walkover survey in 2011. <2>


<1> RCAHMS, Canmore, online database of the Royal Commission for the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS), 124413 (Interactive Resource/Online Database). SHG23282.


<2> Wood, J, 02/2011, Rogart Park: Archaeological Walk-over Survey, R9 (Text/Report/Fieldwork Report). SHG25553.


<2> Wood, J, 02/2011, Rogart Park: Archaeological Walk-over Survey, R9 (Collection/Project Archive). SHG25569.

Sources/Archives (3)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NC 7339 0361 (15m by 16m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC70SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ROGART

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