MHG53969 - Hut circle, Sciberscross
Hut circle recorded during walkover survey.
Type and Period (1)
- HUT CIRCLE (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC to 560 AD)
- None recorded
Large, grass-covered hut circle, recessed into the hillslope to the N and built up at the front to the S (Plate 27). It is oval in shape, measuring 12m x 8m on a W-E axis. Its backwall stands 1.5m high and its front is only 0.4m high, and stone is visible in its construction here. Its walls are spread to 2m wide and there is a 2m wide entrance to 116 degrees. There is a large ground-flush clearance cairn 10m to its N.
One of three hut circles recorded in very close proximity. <1>
|Grid reference||Centred NC 7711 0983 (12m by 12m) (GPS derived)|
Related Monuments/Buildings (0)
Related Investigations/Events (1)
External Links (0)
Comments and Feedback
Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.