MHG6356 - Strone

Summary

No summary available.

Type and Period (2)

  • HUT CIRCLE (Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC to 560 AD)
  • CLEARANCE CAIRN (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

On the SE side of the hillfort (NH 57 SE 8) are numerous tumuli, and to the W of it is a hut circle.
W J Watson 1904.

No trace of this hut circle or the alleged tumuli could be found in the area which is now afforested. In 1963 E G Cameron noted that the "tumuli" were clearance heaps most of which had been destroyed by afforestation.
Visited by OS (E G C) 16 May 1963 and (A A) 17 November 1970.

No change to previous field report.
Visited by OS (J B) 22 November 1976.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 5830 7470 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH57SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish ALNESS

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Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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