MHG4385 - Thom-Na-Haun

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Type and Period (1)

  • IRON WORKING SITE (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH74SE 15 76 44.

There is an early iron-smelting site called Thom-na-Haun (Mound of the Furnance) to the E of Clava.
W I Macadam 1893.

Not located, but probably in the vicinity of Allt Ruadh (Red Burn) at NH 767 447.
Visited by OS (N K B) 15 April 1970.


Macadam, W I, 1893, 'Notes on the ancient iron industry of Scotland', Trans Inverness Sci Soc Fld Club Vol. 3 1883-8, p.222-63, 234 (Text/Publication/Article). SHG1212.


RCAHMS, 1979, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of North-east Inverness, Inverness District, Highland Region, 29, No. 232 (Text/Report). SHG2673.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NH 7600 4400 (40m by 40m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH74SE
Civil Parish CROY AND DALCROSS
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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