MHG62068 - Hut circle - Urchany (Allt na Criche)


A hut circle at Urchany (Allt na Criche).

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The North of Scotland Archaeological Society (NoSAS) undertook an archaeological survey of Urchany in 2015.

Site H56; Hut circle. On a west-facing slope is an ephemeral hut circle built into the slope that would not have been visible but for the recent muir burn. The 8m diameter structure has walls constructed with large boulders and appears single-skinned. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 2014 aerial photographs. <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NH 4531 4554 (10m by 10m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH44NE
Civil Parish KILMORACK
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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