MHG2992 - Bogbain Wood
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Type and Period (1)
- HUT CIRCLE (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)
At NH 7073 4133 in open moorland, formerly Bogbain Wood, is a circular stone-walled hut and an associated field system. The hut measures c.10.5m in diameter, between the centres of a wall spread to c.2.5m all round. In the SE arc is a simple entrance c.1.0m wide. The well-defined field system comprises stone clearance heaps and occasional field walls and lynchets forming cultivation plots average size c.30.0m by c.20.0m. Visited by OS (N K B) 3 April 1970.
Surveyed at 1/2500
Visited by OS (A A) 4 February 1972.
RCAHMS, 1979, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of North-east Inverness, Inverness District, Highland Region, 19, No. 123 (Text/Report). SHG2673.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 7077 4145 (521m by 612m)|
|Civil Parish||INVERNESS AND BONA|
Related Monuments/Buildings (1)
Related Investigations/Events (0)
External Links (3)
- http://data.historic-scotland.gov.uk/pls/htmldb/f?p=2300:35:1177880253467667::::P35_SELECTED_MONUMENT:4698 (Historic Scotland scheduled monument description (old hyperlink))
- http://portal.historicenvironment.scot/designation/SM4698 (Online designation description (Historic Environment Scotland))
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/14291 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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