MHG53905 - Possible hut circle, Sciberscross


A possible, degraded hut circle recorded during walkover survey.

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Possible degraded, incomplete hut circle (Plate 2), only 4m from the NW corner of the building of Feature 1 (above). The most complete part of the arc is an 8m section in the SSW, which may have been enhanced by later clearance; the remainder is delineated by an incomplete ring of individual stones. It has an internal diameter of 10m and there is a possible entrance at the E end of the enhanced part to 1570. The wall at its thickest is spread to 3m and it stands to 0.5m high.

One of a high concetration of hut circles found in this area. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred NC 7726 0991 (10m by 10m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC70NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ROGART

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