MHG970 - Hut Circle, Tulach Buaile Assery

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Type and Period (1)

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

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  • None recorded

Full Description

There is a heather-grown hut circle somewhat less than 1/4 mile N of another (ND06SE 14). It measures internally 20ft by 25ft and is entered from the SE. The thickness of the bank appears to be from 8 to 9ft. RCAHMS 1911.

This hut circle cannot be identified specifically, but there are a number of huts to the N and NW, although ND06SE 27 may refer.
Visited by OS (N K B) 24 September 1981.


RCAHMS, 1911, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments and Constructions of Scotland. Third report and inventory of monuments and constructions in the county of Caithness, 37, No. 126 (Text/Report). SHG2664.

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Location

Grid reference Centred ND 0500 6000 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet ND06SE
Civil Parish REAY
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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