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An Torr

Hut Circle (Prehistoric), Pen(S) (Period Unassigned)

Site Name An Torr

Classification Hut Circle (Prehistoric), Pen(S) (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 76474

Site Number NG77SE 8

NGR NG 7866 7309

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

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

Archaeology Notes

NG77SE 8 7866 7309.

'Hut circle, c.7m diameter, stone walled. Facing stones visible inside and outside. Wall 1.5m wide. Several small stone structures built inside circle.'

R Wentworth 1989.

This hut-circle was recorded during a pre-afforestation survey of An Torr, Badachro. It is as previously described measuring about 7m in internal diameter with in a robbed stone wall measuring 1.5m in thickness. There is a possible entrance on the E. Two or three small stone structures, possibly pens, have been built inside the hut-circle.

C Dagg, 12 November 1998; NMRS MS 1008/1 no.15


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