MHG6312 - Achnacloich


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Type and Period (1)

  • HUT CIRCLE (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH67SE 26 6627 7431 and 6628 7439.

At NH 6627 7429 and NH 6628 7437 on an afforested S-facing slope are two circular stone-walled huts (A and B respectively).
"A" is mutilated and measures about 9.0m in diameter between the centres of a wall spread to c.2.0m all round. The indistinct entrance is in the SE.
"B", bisected by a later hill dyke, is about 12.5m in diameter between the centres of a wall spread to c.3.0m. The SE arc is mutilated and no entrance is apparent.
No contemporary cultivation plots can be seen.
Surveyed at 1:2500.
Visited by OS (N K B) 29 October 1970.

These two hut circles are now obscured by trees.
RCAHMS 1979.

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Grid reference Centred NH 6627 7433 (32m by 103m) (3 map features)
Map sheet NH67SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish ROSSKEEN

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