MHG29972 - Hut Circle - Loch Barabhaig

Summary

Correct location of a hut circle mistakenly recorded at NH 6811 1014 (MHG5234).

Type and Period (1)

  • HUT CIRCLE (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC? to 560 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Barabhaig WGS Survey site 14.
This appears to be the correct location for the RCAHMS 1928 hut circle, mistakenly located at NH 6811 1014 (MHG5234).
JW 4/5/2001 <1>

(NG 680 099) Enclosure or Hut Circle, Loch Borovaig. Some 300 yards N of a dun (NG60NE 5) is a circular enclosure 18ft in diameter internally surrounded by a stone wall 4ft thick and 1ft high, of which the outer and inner facings of boulders remain. The entrance is from the E. A tortuous stone wall has been erected some distance to the N and S of the circle. This is probably of late date.
RCAHMS 1928.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NG 6799 0990 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NG60NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish SLEAT

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