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North Erradale

Building(S) (Period Unassigned)(Possible), Field Boundary(S) (Period Unassigned), Hut Circle(S) (Prehistoric)

Site Name North Erradale

Classification Building(S) (Period Unassigned)(Possible), Field Boundary(S) (Period Unassigned), Hut Circle(S) (Prehistoric)

Alternative Name(s) Allt Na Glaic Luachraich

Canmore ID 298311

Site Number NG78SW 7

NGR NG 7470 8184

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Highland
  • Parish Gairloch
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Ross And Cromarty
  • Former County Ross And Cromarty

Archaeology Notes

NG78SW 7 7470 8184

Four hut-circles and a scatter of field boundaries are situated on a SW-facing hillside to the N of the Allt na Glaic Luachraich and North Erradale.

NG 7469 8194: This hut-circle measures 6.2m in diameter within a stony wall footings 1m in thickness. A heap of stone overlies the E arc of wall.

NG 7461 8182: This hut-circle measures 9.2m in diameter within a faced stony wall footing. The interior is levelled into the hillside and is overlain by the footings of a rectangular hut measuring about 4m by 2m.

NG 7470 8185: This hut-circle measures 7.1m in diameter within a stony bank and has an entrance on the SE. There is a rectangular hut close by.

NG 7482 8180: This hut-circle is situated on a slight rise and measures 5.5m in diameter within a stony bank. The footings of what may be a rectangular building abut the W.

Information by email from Terry Doe 20 March 2009

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