MHG8010 - Ardoch
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Type and Period (1)
- CAIRNFIELD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)
- None recorded
NH67SW 22 6097 7230 and 611 718.
At NH 6097 7230 on a NE slope is a ruinous stone-walled hut visible as a platform measuring c.11.0m NE-SW by c.9.5m transversely, with traces of a stone-wall around the N half. The SW arc, visible as a slight scarp, is mutilated by a track. The ill-defined entrance is in the NE. The hut is crossed by a fence.
To the S is an area of stone clearance heaps probably from contemporary cultivation plots. Isolated from this area by a boggy gully and centred at NH 611 718 is a smaller area of clearance heaps, also probably contemporary with the hut.
Visited by OS (A A) 10 November 1970.
Surveyed at 1/2500.
Visited by OS (I S S) 22 August 1972.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 6096 7230 (300m by 300m) (Buffered by site type)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/13786 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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