MHG8064 - Hut circle, Casandamff
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Type and Period (1)
- HUT CIRCLE (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)
Now within modern conifer plantation - HAW 6/2004
NH68SE 13 6829 8260.
A well-preserved unusually elongated oval stone-walled hut similar to one not far away at Ranich (NH78SW 12) and those at Drumnadrochit (NH53SW 7). It measures 13m E-W by 8m between centres of a wall spread to 2.8m in W increasing to 3.5m at entrance in E. The entrance is edged with boulders and has a wide splay being 1m wide internally and 2.8m wide externally. It is partially blocked inside by a fallen stone.
Surveyed at 1/10560. Visited by OS (J B) 17 June 1975.
RCAHMS, 1979, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of Easter Ross, Ross and Cromarty District, Highland Region, 34, No. 311 (Text/Report). SHG2670.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 6828 8260 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
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External Links (3)
- http://data.historic-scotland.gov.uk/pls/htmldb/f?p=2300:35:1177880253467667::::P35_SELECTED_MONUMENT:5495 (Historic Scotland scheduled monument description (old hyperlink))
- http://portal.historicenvironment.scot/designation/SM5495 (Online designation description (Historic Environment Scotland))
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/13890 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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