MHG61737 - Possible hut circle - W of Achnavast


A possible hut circle to the west of Achnavast.

Type and Period (1)

  • HUT CIRCLE? (Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC? to 560 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A possible hut circle to the west of Achnavast.

A possible hut circle identified in LiDAR data gathered by AOC Archaeology in 2011 as part of the mitigation for the visual impact on the archaeological landscape associated with the proposed Baillie Hill windfarm, Caithness. Small circular feature, possible hut-circle. <1>

An area of cultivation is indicated here in <1> but this does not look to be associated with the possible hut circle [IS-L 03/08/2020].

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred ND 0704 6383 (14m by 14m)
Map sheet ND06SE
Civil Parish HALKIRK
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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Related Investigations/Events (1)

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