MHG51532 - Prehistoric settlement and field system - Mullans Wood, Tore

Summary

An area of prehistoric settlement with a contemporary field system is strongly suggested by the results of archaeological evaluations in Mullans Wood. The full extent of the complex is not known.

Type and Period (2)

  • HUT CIRCLE SETTLEMENT? (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC to 560 AD)
  • FIELD SYSTEM (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC to 560 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

An area of prehistoric settlement with a contemporary field system is strongly suggested by the results of archaeological evaluations in the western part of Mullans Wood in 2007 and 2008. The full extent of the complex is not known. Only one hut circle was identified during the survey work, but there is a strong possibility that other structures have been planted over or ploughed out. <1>-<3>

Sources/Archives (3)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 575 525 (800m by 800m) (Centred)
Map sheet NH55SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish KILLEARNAN

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (0)

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