MHG7769 - Souterrain, Lochan Na Bearta

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Type and Period (1)

  • SOUTERRAIN? (Iron Age - 550 BC to 560 AD)

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Full Description

NG98SE 1 99 80.

Lochan na Bearta - Lochlet of the dead. Near it are said to be uamhagan (little caves, holdes). That would hold twenty persons. This seems like a description of earth-houses. Unfortunately the place is remote, and those who knew the uamhagan in their youth are to aged to guide one to the spot.
W J Watson 1904.

There are supposed to be possible earth-houses, near Lochan na Bearta.
OSFI: DT: 19.12.1960

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Location

Grid reference Centred NG 9899 8000 (40m by 40m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NG98SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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