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ID:EHG1066
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Name:Topographic and measured survey - Castle Sinclair Girnigoe
Organisation:Field Archaeology Specialists Ltd (FAS)
Date:July-Sept 2002

Description

A topographic survey and measured survey were carried out by FAS at Castle Sinclair Girnigoe, Wick, Caithness, in 2002 to help inform a conservation plan proposing further work and preservation of the site. The survey area included the castle itself and the innmediate environs. <1> <2>

Type(s) of Investigation

  • FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
  • MEASURED SURVEY
  • TOPOGRAPHIC SURVEY

Reports

Conservation Plan: Volume 1: Understanding the Site  © Field Archaeology Specialists Ltd (File size: 28894 KB)Conservation Plan: Volume 2: Significance and conservation  © Field Archaeology Specialists Ltd (File size: 5956 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred ND 3786 5491 (204m by 125m)
Map Sheet:ND35SE
Civil Parish:WICK
Geographical Area:CAITHNESS
Location:Wick, Caithness

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report/Management Plan: Clark, J. & Jack, S.. 2003. Castle Sinclair Girnigoe: Conservation Plan Volume 1: Understanding the Site. Field Archaeology Specialists Ltd (FAS). 04/12/2003. Digital.
  • Text/Report/Management Plan: Clark, J. & Jack, S.. 2003. Castle Sinclair Girnigoe: Conservation Plan Volume 2: Significance and Conservation: Caithness, Scotland. Field Archaeology Specialists Ltd (FAS). 04/12/2003. Digital.

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