MHG7982 - Ardvannie


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Type and Period (3)

  • HUT CIRCLE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)
  • ENCLOSURE (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH68NE 21 6925 8765.
on brink of a W-facing slope is a circular stone-walled hut measuring c9m diameter between centres of a wall spread to an indeterminate width by modern cultivation. The entrance is not evident. On slopes to W of the hut are a few stone clearance heaps, probably from contemporary cultivation plots.
Surveyed at 1/2500. Visited by OS (I S S) 4 October 1973.

There are at least twelve cairns and an enclosure in rough pasture 550m ENE of Ardvannie. The enclosure measures 8m in diameter within an earth-and-stone bank; a central mound measures 2m in diameter and 0.2m in height.
RCAHMS 1979, visited October 1978.

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Grid reference Centred NH 6924 8765 (100m by 100m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH68NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish EDDERTON

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