MHG28684 - Hut circle - Creag Buaille Dorach


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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

A bracken and heather-covered hut-circle, situated on a NE-facing slope, was recorded by Headland Archaeology during a walkover survey around Langwell Water in 1998. It measures 11m from N to S by 9m externally and 6m in diameter internally. The rubble bank is 0.6m high and there is a 1.5m wide entrance on the E. <1>

GIS spatial data amended in 2018 to position as seen on 2009 APs (the NGR in the report is clearly inaccurate). <2>

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Grid reference Centred ND 0960 2188 (15m by 15m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND02SE
Civil Parish LATHERON
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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