MHG63047 - Hut circle - Maol Dubh


A severely damaged 12 yard diameter hut circle at Maol Dubh.

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The Inverness Field Club, led by Donald Coghill, surveyed a number of sites in the Aird area between 1987 and 1989. Maol Dubh.
On the south facing slope and near the cairn on the summit there is a severely damaged 12 yard diameter hut circle the lower third of which is completely levelled. <1>

Note: Site not visible on aerial photographs so location based on grid coordinates. (T. Blackie 18/09/23)

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Grid reference Centred NH 4680 3870 (30m by 30m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH43NE
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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