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ID:EHG3852
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Name:DBA and walkover survey - Strathrusdale, Rosskeen, Easter Ross
Organisation:Catherine Dagg
Date:Nov 2011

Description

A DBA and walkover survey was carried out by Catherine Dagg in 2011 advance of a proposed woodland development scheme at Strathrusdale, Rosskeen. The proposed area contained a number of recorded archaeological sites including prehistoric hut cirlces, associated field systems and post-medieval small features. The evaluation was intended to more precisley define the location of the sites and the extent of the associated field systems. <1>

Type(s) of Investigation

  • DESK BASED ASSESSMENT
  • WALKOVER SURVEY

Images

Bank, ditch and medieval dyke (photo by Catherine Dagg)  © Catherine DaggHut circle D (photo by Catherine Dagg)  © Catherine DaggHut circle A (photo by Catherine Dagg)  © Catherine DaggHut circle A (photo by Catherine Dagg)  © Catherine DaggHut circle H (photo by Catherine Dagg)  © Catherine DaggHut circle G (photo by Catherine Dagg)  © Catherine DaggTypical field clearance mound (photo by Catherine Dagg)  © Catherine DaggSheiling hut or grouse butt (photo by Catherine Dagg)  © Catherine DaggSheiling hut or grouse butt (photo by Catherine Dagg)  © Catherine DaggView over survey area (photo by Catherine Dagg)  © Catherine DaggBurnt mound (photo by Catherine Dagg)  © Catherine DaggBurnt mound (photo by Catherine Dagg)  © Catherine DaggWater diversion channels (photo by Catherine Dagg)  © Catherine DaggFootings of building between two water courses (photo by Catherine Dagg)  © Catherine DaggSouth end of building between water courses (photo by Catherine Dagg)  © Catherine DaggBurnt mound (photo by Catherine Dagg)  © Catherine DaggBurnt mound (photo by Catherine Dagg)  © Catherine DaggHut circle D (photo by Catherine Dagg)  © Catherine Dagg

Reports

Fieldwork Report  © Catherine Dagg (File size: 376 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred NH 5925 7621 (2244m by 1440m)
Map Sheet:NH57NE
Civil Parish:ROSSKEEN
Geographical Area:ROSS AND CROMARTY
Location: Strathrusdale, Rosskeen, Easter Ross

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Dagg C. 2011. Strathrusdale, Rosskeen, Easter Ross: New woodland planting area. Unaffiliated. Digital.

Related Monuments/Buildings - none

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