MHG3910 - Burnt Material - Creag Nan Clag

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Type and Period (1)

  • BURNT MOUND (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH62NW 28 6016 2860.

This oval, heather-covered burnt mound is situated on the S side of a burn, with an old stream channel running past on the S. It measures 10.3m from ENE to WSW by 5.9m transversely and 1m in height. There is a slight hollow on the SSE, which may have contained a trough. Lifting a sod revealed cracked, reddened stone and charcoal set in a matrix of black soil. Two adjacent mounds appear to be of natural origin, possibly tree-throws.
(USN93 378)
Visited by RCAHMS (DCC) 18 March 1993.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6015 2860 (16m by 16m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH62NW
Civil Parish DAVIOT AND DUNLICHITY
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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