Ancient Monuments

History on the Ground

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Millhaugh,enclosure and pit alignment 300m east of

A Scheduled Monument in Strathallan, Perth and Kinross

We don't have any photos of this monument yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

If Google Street View is available, the image is from the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the monument. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 56.3094 / 56°18'33"N

Longitude: -3.5992 / 3°35'57"W

OS Eastings: 301157

OS Northings: 714150

OS Grid: NO011141

Mapcode National: GBR 1S.6FCB

Mapcode Global: WH5PJ.PN8Z

Entry Name: Millhaugh,enclosure and pit alignment 300m E of

Scheduled Date: 14 October 1993

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM5776

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: enclosure (domestic or defensive)

Location: Dunning

County: Perth and Kinross

Electoral Ward: Strathallan

Traditional County: Perthshire


The monument comprises the remains, showing as cropmarks, of a large ditched enclosure, probably a prehistoric settlement, and an alignment of pits, probably a contemporary land boundary.

Although the remains have been ploughed flat, experience shows that important evidence may survive in the surviving portions of the site, below the ploughsoil.

The area to be scheduled measures 290m WSW to ENE by 210m

transversely, to include the enclosure and the pit alignment and an area around them in which traces of activity associated with their use may survive, as marked in red on the attached map. Modern field boundaries are specifically excluded.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Statement of Scheduling

The monument is of national importance as an enclosed settlement and a portion of a land boundary which together have the potential to enhance considerably our understanding of prehistoric settlement and landuse. They are of particular importance because of the survival nearby of other prehistoric settlement features of different types.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland



RCAHMS records the monument as NO01SW 28.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Other nearby scheduled monuments is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact for any queries related to any individual ancient or schedued monument, planning permission related to scheduled monuments or the scheduling process itself. is a Good Stuff website.