MHG7144 - Circular Enclosure, 250m SSW of Salmore


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Type and Period (1)

  • ENCLOSURE (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC? to 560 AD?)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH55NW 18 543 580.
Enclosure (Site), Salmore: Air photography has revealed the crop-mark of a circular enclosure about 250 m SSW of Salmore. (Visible on RCAHMS air photograph RC 1777-9: flown 1977) It measures about 30 m diameter within a ditch 3.5m broad which has a gap 6m wide on the SE. There is nothing visible on the ground.
RCAHMS 1979, visited 1978.

See link below to HES Canmore record for oblique aerial photos of the enclosure.

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Grid reference Centred NH 5430 5800 (60m by 60m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH55NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish DINGWALL

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