MHG53949 - Hut circle, Garbh-leathad


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

Hut circle with stone and turf walls spread to 2m wide and standing 0.4m high (Plate 20). Its internal diameter is 10m and there is a 2m wide entrance to 116 degrees. The interior is covered with grass and heather and the walls are covered only in heather and it is set on a flat shelf amongst the clearance cairn field of MHG53948. <1>

Hut circle is visible on modern aerial photography. The HER map polygon was created based upon this layer. <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NC 7637 1008 (18m by 16m) Traced from AP layer
Map sheet NC71SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ROGART

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