MHG41447 - Creag Ard
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Type and Period (1)
- CAIRNFIELD (Undated)
- None recorded
A hut-circle and an area of small cairns lie on a terrace on the W slope of Creag Ard. The hut-circle is oval and measures 10m by 9m and, where exposed, on the N, the wall is 1.3m wide. The entrance lies on the S. Small cairns lie to both the N and S of the hut-circle. Those on the N peter out on a peat-covered terrace after about 40m.
J Wordsworth 1995; NMRS MS 961/8, no.3
NH 5024 3287 Oval roundhouse 10 x 9m, with associated clearance heaps up to 40m distant.
J Wordsworth 1997
These clearance cairns were not identified during a walkover survey that took place in August 2008, possibly due to thick vegetation cover. <1>
- <1> Text/Publication/Article: Wordsworth, J. 1997. 'Culnakirk, Glenurquart (Urquhart & Glenmoriston parish), pre-afforestation survey', Discovery and Excavation in Scotland 1997, p.52. Discovery and Excavation in Scotland. 52. 52.
- <2> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: McCullagh, C. 10/2008. Kiltarlity to Drumnadrochit Overhead Line: Desk Based and Walk-Over Survey. Highland Archaeology Services Ltd. 14/10/2008. Digital. Feature Z.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 5023 3287 (300m by 300m) (Buffered by site type)|
|Civil Parish||URQUHART AND GLENMORISTON|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/119252 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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