MHG53642 - Hut circle, near Craggie Cottage: Hut E


Hut circle, one of 13 recorded by the Ordnance Survey in this area.

Type and Period (1)

  • HUT CIRCLE (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

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Found and surveyed by OS in 1963.
Hut 'E' measures 10.0m overall diameter with a wall 1.6m thick all round, but generally spread to c. 2.5m. Several outer and three inner facing stones are visible. The 'simple' entrance, c. 1.0m wide, is in the ESE. Several outer facing stones are visible in hut 'F', giving an overall diameter of 9.5m with a wall spread to c. 2.0m. The 'simple' entrance, c.1.0m wide, is in the E arc. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 7298 3830 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH73NW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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