MHG41300 - Loch Lunndaich
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Type and Period (1)
- CLEARANCE CAIRN (Undated)
- None recorded
Hut Circle (NR) OS 1:10,000 map, (1970)
On NE side of Loch Lundie, (Loch Lunndaich) and some three hundred yards along from its E extremity, is a hut circle, now ill-defined. Near it and on the hillside above are seven or eight mounds.
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909. <1>
The hut circle noted by RCAHMS (1911) is 12m in diameter between centres of a heather overgrown wall. An entrance gap is not evident. Contemporary cultivation is marked by several stone clearance heaps on the hill slope to the NE.
Visited by OS (R D L) 15 April 1964 and (J M) 7 August 1975.
The HER map data for this record has been removed, as this point relates to the hut circle. A number of the clearance cairns noted by RCAHMS were recorded during walkover survey - see related records. <2><3>
<1> RCAHMS, 1911, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments and Constructions of Scotland. Second report and inventory of monuments and constructions in the county of Sutherland, 94, No. 277 (Text/Report). SHG2657.
<2> Lindsay, N, 02/2010, Strath Lunndaidh, Golspie, Sutherland: A Report on an Archaeological Walk-Over Survey, Features 17, 18, 20 (Text/Report/Fieldwork Report). SHG24937.
<3> Carey, G, 2010-2011, Comment by Giles Carey, HER Officer (Verbal Communication). SHG24799.
- <1> Text/Report: RCAHMS. 1911. The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments and Constructions of Scotland. Second report and inventory of monuments and constructions in the county of Sutherland. . 94, No. 277.
- <2> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Lindsay, N. 02/2010. Strath Lunndaidh, Golspie, Sutherland: A Report on an Archaeological Walk-Over Survey. Unaffiliated. Digital. Features 17, 18, 20.
- <3> Verbal Communication: Carey, G. 2010-2011. Comment by Giles Carey, HER Officer.
No mapped location recorded.
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Related Monuments/Buildings (4)
Related Investigations/Events (1)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/5962 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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