MHG61031 - Burnt Mound - Glac Dharach


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Type and Period (1)

  • BURNT MOUND (Bronze Age - 2400 BC? to 551 BC?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

This C-shaped burnt mound is situated on the N side of a small burn. It measures 8.5m from E to W by 4.5m transversely, and up to 1.2m in height. The mound is open to the S.
Information from Terry Doe. <1>

There is a mounded feature visible on aerial photography at this location. <2>

Listed in the Treasure Trove database is a flint end scraper, which was a chance find from a burnt mound at Inverewe Estate (TT 120/97). This is possible this site or MHG58291. The end scraper was allocated to Inverness Museum and is listed under Acc. No. 2003.125. The museum's archive files contain a bid form for this end scraper.<3> <4>

Sources/Archives (4)



Grid reference Centred NG 8772 8243 (9m by 7m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG88SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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