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Allt Bad Ra'fin

Cairnfield (Prehistoric), Hut Circle (Prehistoric)

Site Name Allt Bad Ra'fin

Classification Cairnfield (Prehistoric), Hut Circle (Prehistoric)

Canmore ID 72468

Site Number NC82NE 47

NGR NC 8988 2679

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Kildonan
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Sutherland
  • Former County Sutherland


Field Visit (5 April 1991)

NC82NE 47 8988 2679.

This hut-circle is situated on a heather-covered knoll to the NE of the Allt Bad Ra'fin. It measures 7.7m from NW to SE by 6.4m transversely within a bank 2.8m in thickness and 0.5m in height. The entrance is on the SE and the interior has been slightly levelled into the slope. To the NW there are at least ten heather-covered cairns measuring up to 4m in diameter and 0.4m in height.

(KILD91 127)

Visited by RCAHMS (DCC) 5 April 1991.


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