MHG46073 - Hut circle - Manse Wood, Eigg


A hut circle at Manse Wood, Eigg.

Type and Period (1)

  • HUT CIRCLE (Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC? to 560 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A hut circle at Manse Wood, Eigg. It was recorded by RCAHMS in 2001 during a survey of the island.

This hut-circle lies in woodland, about 420m E of Sandamhor steading. It measures 10m in diameter within a boulder-faced bank 0.4m high, and the entrance is on the SE. A stretch of bank runs off to the SE.
EIGG01 (415) Visited by RCAHMS (DCC) 4 July 2001. <1> <2>

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Grid reference Centred NM 4826 8454 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NM48SE
Civil Parish SMALL ISLES
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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