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Islay, Muran A'mhachaire, Machrie

Hut Circle (Prehistoric)

Site Name Islay, Muran A'mhachaire, Machrie

Classification Hut Circle (Prehistoric)

Canmore ID 37601

Site Number NR34NW 25

NGR NR 3256 4980

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Argyll And Bute
  • Parish Kildalton And Oa
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Argyll And Bute
  • Former County Argyll

Archaeology Notes

NR34NW 25 3256 4980.

NR 3256 4980. A hut circle, found during field investigation, occupies a high point on the edge of consolidated machir on Machrie Golf Course.

It measures 12.0 in overall diameter with turf-walling 2.5m wide and 0.7m high externally. There is a 1.0m wide entrance on the south side, and the interior is uneven but featureless.

There is no evidence of an associated field system.

Surveyed at 1:10 000.

Visited by OS (JRL) 10 June 1978.


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