MHG58109 - Hut circle - Ard (Achatatoil)

Summary

Hut circle, Ard (Achatatoil)

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Ard (Achatatoil)

These sites were recorded by NOSAS in 2008/9 as part of an archaeological survey of outer Loch Hourn.

Site 1402. A hut circle, measuring c.6.5 m in diameter internally. The wall on the NE side is built into the slope and is c.0.75m wide. The wall in the SW arc is c.1m wide and c.0.75 high, with visible stonework. There are 2 gaps in the wall; the one in the SSE arc is possibly an entrance. The second gap is in the NNW arc. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 1999-2001 APs <2>

Sources/Archives (2)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NG 7757 1318 (10m by 10m)
Map sheet NG71SE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish GLENELG

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (1)

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