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Archaeology Notes

Event ID 651059

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Archaeology Notes


NC80NW 7 8163 0989.

('A' NC 8162 0987: 'B' NC 8164 0991) Hut Circles (NR).

On the W side of Scottarie Burn, 1/2 mile from Kilbraur, is a hut circle ('A').

RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909.

'A' is 11.5m in diameter between the centres of a wall 1.6m thick widening to 2.7m at the entrance in the E. Inner facing stones occur intermittently around the whole periphery.

The vague outline of 'B' occurs on a low knoll. It measures about 7.0m in diameter; a gap in the E is probably an entrance. A few stone clearance heaps occur in the vicinity.

Revised at 1/10,000.

Visited by OS (W D J) 25 April 1964 and (J B) 27 October 1975.

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