MHG53963 - Pit, Sciberscross


A stone-rimmed pit, of uncertain use, of probable prehistoric date, recorded during walkover survey. Possibly associated with prehistoric hut circle settlement across this area.

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

This is a tumbled version of the stone-rimmed pits with a 1.5m wide stone lip standing 0.5m high at the top of its circumference. The front, S wall is made up of a loose blockwork, whereas the back wall is made of larger boulders. The central area is 1.5m deep. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference NC 7681 0997 (point) (GPS derived)
Map sheet NC70NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ROGART

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