MHG9439 - Morvich Lodge

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Type and Period (2)

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

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Full Description

('A' NC 7587 0069; 'B' NC 7589 0065; 'C' NC 7593 0073 Hut Circles (NR) Field system (NR). ('D' NC 7598 0082) Hut Circle (NR)
OS 1:10,000 map, (1970)

NC 759 007 Within a contemporary field system, marked by numerous stone clearance heaps, is a settlement of four huts ('A'-'D') of which 'B' is the enclosure noted by RCAHMS (1911). Hut dimensions are given between wall centres.
'A' is 13.5m in diameter and has an entrance in the W.
'B' is 12m in diameter, and has an entrance in the NE.
'C' partly mutilated by a footpath which passes through it, is 9m in diameter, and has no evident entrance.
'D' is 11m N-S by 8.m and has no evident entrance.
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909; Visited by OS (R D L) 15 April 1964 and (J M) 15 July 1975.


RCAHMS, 1911, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments and Constructions of Scotland. Second report and inventory of monuments and constructions in the county of Sutherland, 96, No. 279 (Text/Report). SHG2657.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NC 7614 0065 (576m by 596m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC70SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish GOLSPIE

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