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ID:EHG3738
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Name:Monitoring and excavation - Bellfield, North Kessock
Organisation:Headland Archaeology Ltd
Date:Oct-Nov 2011

Description

Additional monitoring and excavation was undertaken at Bellfield, North Kessock, by Headland Archaeology in 2011 in advance of a housing development by Tulloch Homes Ltd following initial excavations in the Summer of 2010 (see EHG3737). This encompassed an area to the east of Area 2B which amounted to a total additional area of 2200m². This contained 42 pits/postholes, of which 14 formed a discrete cluster (Pit Group 9). The results from this additional area were broadly consistent with those from the rest of Area 2B. <1>

Type(s) of Investigation

  • EXCAVATION
  • FIELD OBSERVATION (MONITORING)

Reports

Fieldwork report  © Headland Archaeology (File size: 3351 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred NH 6421 4866 (63m by 61m)
Map Sheet:NH64NW
Civil Parish:KNOCKBAIN
Geographical Area:ROSS AND CROMARTY
Location:North Kessock

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Murray, R.. 2012. Bellfield Farm, North Kessock: Area 2 and 3 Archaeological Excavation for Tulloch Homes Ltd. Headland Archaeology Ltd. Digital. Section 9: Addendum - Additional Monitoring.

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