MHG9932 - Halgarry

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Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NC92SW 3 9207 2019.

(NC 92072019) Hut Circle (NR) (site of)
OS 6"map, (1963)

East of the Allt Halligarry, and some sixty yards above the road, is the site of a hut-circle, visible only as a platform about 12.0m diameter. RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909; Visited by OS (W D J) 3 June 1961

This is a hut-circle levelled out of the slope in the bottom reaches of a steep SW-facing hillside. There are no signs of associated agriculture. The hut remains as a platform, about 13.0m NW-SE by 10.5m, having vestiges of a wall on the rim; an entrance is no longer evident. Revised at 1/10,000.
Visited by OS (J M) 7 December 1976


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, 119, No. 341 (Text/Report). SHG2657.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NC 9206 2019 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC92SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish KILDONAN

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