MHG60745 - Hut Circle - Armadale Woods
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Type and Period (1)
- HUT CIRCLE (Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 551 BC)
- None recorded
A hut circle is visible on aerial photography of the west of Armadale woods. <1>
This hut circle was noted by WCAS during a 2011 DBA and walkover survey in advance of a woodland creation scheme. It was very degraded, located on a SE-facing slope under heather, grass and gorse. It measured 10m N-S by 9m over walls spread to 1.5-2.0m at the base and survived to 0.5m high. There was no visible entrance. <2>
- <1> SHG27491 Image/Photograph(s)/Aerial Photograph/Vertical: Get Mapping. 1999-2001. Get Mapping colour vertical aerial photography 1999-2001 (The Millennium Map).
- <2> SHG26197 Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Birch, S and Peteranna, M. 2011. Woodland Establishment Scheme: Archaeological Desk-based Assessment and Walkover Survey - Kilbeg Phase 2 and 3, Sleat, Isle of Skye. West Coast Archaeological Services. Digital. Site no. 152. XY
|Grid reference||Centred NG 6295 0397 (9m by 10m)|
|Geographical Area||SKYE AND LOCHALSH|
Related Monuments/Buildings (0)
Related Investigations/Events (1)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/333975/skye-armadale-wood (Link to online HES Canmore record)
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