MHG58109 - Hut circle - Ard (Achatatoil)
Hut circle, Ard (Achatatoil)
Type and Period (1)
- HUT CIRCLE (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC? to 560 AD?)
- None recorded
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>
- <1> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Wombell, J and Hooper, J. 03/2009. A Report on the 2009 Archaeological Survey of Outer Loch Hourn, Inverness-shire. North of Scotland Archaeological Society. Digital. p.67 Site 1402.
- <2> Image/Photograph(s)/Aerial Photograph/Vertical: Get Mapping. 1999-2001. Get Mapping colour vertical aerial photography 1999-2001 (The Millennium Map). XY
|Grid reference||Centred NG 7757 1318 (10m by 10m)|
|Geographical Area||SKYE AND LOCHALSH|
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