MHG33734 - Hut circle, The Ord

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Type and Period (1)

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

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Hut circle marked on modern OS - HAW 8/2004

A small hut circle is situated 10m to the SE of hut circle MHG33730. It is defined by a curving bank 1.5m wide by 0.4m high, with a gap indicating the entrance facing to the NW. The structure measures 7.5m by 8.5m internally and is covered in heather. <1>


Wickham Jones C, The Ord, Lairg A Journey Back in Time (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG3520.


Wickham Jones C; Harden J, 2000, The Ord, Lairg: Archaeological Trail (Text/Publication/Leaflet). SHG2934.


<1> Dalland, M, 05/2010, A Topographic Archaeological Survey of the Ord Prehistoric Landscape: Lairg, North Highland, Site HA5.10 (Text/Report/Fieldwork Report). SHG24798.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NC 5738 0570 (12m by 11m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC50NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

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