MHG47294 - Achtermarack


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Type and Period (2)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (04/06/2004)
NH43SE 69 47198 32055

This hut-circle stands in rough grassland in the saddle between two wooded knolls to the NE of Achtemarack farmsteading. It measures 5m in diameter within a rubble wall 0.9m thick and 0.3m high. The entrance is on the SSE. In heather moorland to the N there are at least eleven small cairns scattered across an area measuring 100m from NE to SW by 30m transversely.
(URQ97 161)
Visited by RCAHMS (SDB) 6 November 1997

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Grid reference Centred NH 47198 32055 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH43SE
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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