MHG55349 - Hut circle, Little Rogart (1 of 4)

Summary

One of four possible hut circles within the area of the later township.

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

This possible hut circle (ROG95 876) was recorded by RCAHMS during their 1995 survey of the Rogart area. It has been partly destroyed by later township activity and survives as an incomplete arc of stone. The hut circle measures 8.3m in diameter with turf-faced walls standing to a height of 0.8m and a thickness of 1.8m. It is set into the slope on NNE, SSW arc robbed. <1><2>


<1> RCAHMS, Canmore, online database of the Royal Commission for the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS), 124412 (Interactive Resource/Online Database). SHG23282.


<2> RCAHMS, 1995, RCAHMS Draft Rogart Points and Lines, ROG95 876 (Dataset/Geospatial Data). SHG25552.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NC 7329 0348 (11m by 12m)
Map sheet NC70SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ROGART

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