MHG3684 - Drumrosach

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Type and Period (1)

  • PIT CIRCLE (Undated)

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The cropmarks of two pit-circles have been revealed by oblique aerial photographs (RCAHMSAP 1982, 1989, 1995), 900m SE of Stoneyfield House (NH64NE 159). The pit-circles (NH c.6975 4509 and NH c.6976 4511) both have a double line of pits on at least one side and they have an internal diameter of about 12-15m.
Information from RCAHMS (KJ) 18 June 1999. <1>

A proposal for scheduling was received for comment from Historic Scotland in August 2006. <2>


<1> RCAHMS, Canmore, online database of the Royal Commission for the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS), 13457 (Interactive Resource/Online Database). SHG23282.


<2> Historic Scotland, 08/2006, Ashton Farm Cottages, ring ditch 390m SSW and pit circles 450m SW of (Text/Correspondence). SHG23866.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 69776 45109 (55m by 66m) (Approximate)
Map sheet NH64NE
Civil Parish INVERNESS AND BONA
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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