Carlungie Earth House

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[Carlungie Earth House]

Carlungie Earth House is the most extensive of two excavated souterrains in the general area of Carnoustie in southern Angus - the other being Ardestie Earth House a few miles to the west. An impressive 40 metres of 2,000 to 3,000 year-old passageways of various sizes form a complex shape, originally all below ground level (the roofs are now missing) and once probably used for food storage.

[Carlungie Earth House]

📌 Carlungie Earth House
Location: Minor road a mile east of Newbigging, G.R.: NO 511360 ///cards.lilac.oath
Open (2019): "Summer only" according to website (all hours) - probably April to October
Cost: Free

[Carlungie Earth House]


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