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Sron Bheith

Platform(S) (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Sron Bheith

Classification Platform(S) (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 39086

Site Number NR78NW 15

NGR NR 749 866

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Argyll And Bute
  • Parish North Knapdale
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Argyll And Bute
  • Former County Argyll

Archaeology Notes

NR78NW 15 749 866.

Eleven hut platforms in extended group on and above W shore of Loch Sween.

Diameter of platforms ranging from 7m to 9m. One charcoal burning stance on shore within group. Three more possible platforms S of main group, and one dry-stone fronted rock shelter. Two dry-stone structures 6.5m by 2.5m internally, with bowed end and opposing doors also within site. Three very small, partly artificial, harbours serving area.

E Rennie and I Morton 1980.

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