MHG33744 - 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 and 1st ed OS - HAW 8/2004

Recorded during topographical survey in Spring 2010. It measures 12.5m by 15m internally and is outlined by stony banks spread up to 2.5m wide and 0.5m high. There is cairn on the W side and a fence runs across its middle. <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 HA15.5 (Text/Report/Fieldwork Report). SHG24798.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NC 5792 0513 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC50NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

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