MHG2992 - Bogbain Wood

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Type and Period (1)

  • 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.


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.

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Location

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

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