MHG47246 - Allt A Choire Bhig

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Type and Period (1)

  • BURNT MOUND (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (22/07/2004)
NH43SW 40 40786 32579

A burnt mound, on a grassy terrace to the S of the Allt a' Choire Bhig. The burnt mound is set on the SE edge of a boggy hollow. It is kidney-shaped on plan, opening towards the SW, and it measures 8.8m from NW to SE by 4.9m transversely and up to 0.6m in height. Lifting a turf revealed heat-shattered stones in a matrix of blackened soil.
(URQ97 472)
Visited by RCAHMS (PJD) 23 October 1997



<1> RCAHMS, 02/2008, Annual update from Canmore, 259323 (Dataset). SHG24123.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NH 40786 32579 (20m by 20m)
Map sheet NH43SW
Civil Parish KILTARLITY AND CONVINTH
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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