NS2973 : Hut circle on Lurg Moor

taken 11 years ago, 3 km from Greenock, Inverclyde, Great Britain

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Hut circle on Lurg Moor
Hut circle on Lurg Moor
This is a view across the head of the valley of the Lady Burn. The hut circle is located in the grassy area at the base of the poles that are nearest the centre of the image. For a much closer look, see NS2973 : Hut circle on Lurg Moor.

The hut circle is located 280 metres east of NS2973 : Lurg Moor Roman fortlet, but dates from an earlier period.
Hut circle

These circular remains indicate the former location of a timber building of the Late Bronze Age or Early Iron Age. See LinkExternal link (at Canmore) for further details, and LinkExternal link for an annotated satellite image, which also shows other nearby antiquities.

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NS2973, 22 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Friday, 7 May, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 13 May, 2010
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Category
Hut circle   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 2979 7375 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:55.5965N 4:43.5510W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 2976 7373
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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