MHG8903 - Hut circle - Strath Sgitheach


Hut circle at Strath Sgitheach

Type and Period (1)

  • HUT CIRCLE (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH56SW 34 5223 6838

This hut circle is located on a bluff above a burn, NW of NH 56 SW 20. Poorly preserved, it measures c. 9.5m in diameter between walls of indeterminate width. It has no obvious entrance.
Visited June 1989.
Information from S T Driscoll and S M Foster (Mss, 6, No. 7.1.) 1989

A walkover survey was undertaken by Meryl Marshall of NOSAS in 2020 comparing existing Canmore and HER records. <1>

Note: Site not visible on aerial photographs so location based on grid coordinates. (T. Blackie 14/11/22)

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Grid reference Centred NH 5223 6381 (10m by 10m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH56SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish DINGWALL

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