MHG2992 - Bogbain Wood


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

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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.

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Grid reference Centred NH 7077 4145 (521m by 612m)
Map sheet NH74SW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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