MHG977 - Hut Circle or "Picts House", Carnavagry


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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

Site of (NAT) Pict's House (NR) OS 6"map, Caithness, 2nd ed., (1876)

This Pictish house has been destroyed for many years and nothing is now visible. It was well known by this name.
Name Book 1872.

At the site is a low, natural rise under a standing crop at the time of field investigation. The farmer has no knowledge of a 'Pict's House' here, and has found no unusual concentrations of stone.
Visited by OS (N K B) 17 August 1981.

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Grid reference Centred ND 0967 6128 (100m by 100m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND06SE
Civil Parish HALKIRK
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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