The Broch of Dun Troddan, Gleann Beag, Glenelg, Inverness-shire
Rotary Quern, Galleries Eleven Postholes, Bead, Animal Bone, Missiles, Bone
1549, Fourteenth Century
Dun Troddan also known as the Upper Broch lies a quarter of a mile from Dun Telve, the Lower Broch. Excavation revealed that the ground plan of Dun Troddan survived intact while in part it survives to a height of 25 feet showing remains of three galleries. Eleven postholes and hearths survived in the interior. Artefacts included worked bone, burnt animal bone. a paste bead, part of a rotary quern and a large number of ovoid pebbles which may have served as missiles.