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ID:EHG2904
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Name:Walkover and photographic surveys - Brora Back beach, Clyne, Sutherland
Organisation:CFA Archaeology Ltd
Date:Oct-Nov 2005

Description

Walkover and photographic surveys were undertaken by CFA Archaeology over 10 days in October and November 2005 as part of community archaeology project with Clyne Heritage Society, NOSAS and Shorewatch to assess and record the archaeological sites within the area at threat from coastal erosion at Brora, Clyne. Volunteers were also involved as this was primarily a community project that would run for several years. A total of thirty-six sites were recorded prior to and during the walkover survey including a radio station, coal pits, boundaries, buildings, middens and others. <1>

Type(s) of Investigation

  • PHOTOGRAPHIC SURVEY
  • WALKOVER SURVEY

Reports

Fieldwork report  © Please contact Highland Council for details (File size: 13527 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred NC 903 033 (1252m by 805m)
Map Sheet:NC90SW
Civil Parish:CLYNE
Geographical Area:SUTHERLAND
Location:Brora, Clyne, Sutherland

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Badger, S., Cressey, M. & Aitken, J.. 03/2006. The Extractive Industries of Brora: Archaeological Assessment. CFA Archaeology Ltd. Digital.

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MHG51573BRORA (Monument)
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