MHG2866 - Hut Circle, Loch Moy

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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

An 'ancient circular dwelling' is situated near the north side of Loch Moy, it has an interior diameter of 11 yards and is one of 118 similar structures found in Strathnairn. These vary from 8 - 14 yards diameter, have south entrances generally about 4ft wide in the larger examples, and walls of stones and earth with a present height of c. 2ft.
D Cameron 1882.

No further information, area afforested.
Visited by OS (N K B) 9 November 1966.

No change to previous field report.
Visited by OS (N K B) 21 April 1970.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 7600 3400 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH73SE
Civil Parish MOY AND DALAROSSIE
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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