MHG53177 - Hut circle, Loch Borralie South

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • HUT CIRCLE (Late Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 1250 BC to 560 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Subcircular turf-covered bank with some stone and ?bedrock protruding. As with site 29 the bank is missing in the E arc - reason not discernible. Two large boulders project from the SE arc of the bank and could mark an entrance c 1 m wide, but no obvious drop in the bank between them. Located c 5 m NE of site 29. No internal features or associated fields noted.
Hut circle. See NMRS NC36NE 25C.
On edge of plateau under grass and bracken overlooking loch Borralie to the east.
Recommendations: Monitor effects of sheep grazing and control bracken. <1><2>

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Map

Location

Grid reference NC 3778 6660 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet NC36NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DURNESS

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