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ID:EHG3904
External Ref:NST12
Name:Watching brief - Nigg old Church, Nigg
Organisation:Highland Archaeology Services Ltd
Date:Sep 2012

Description

An archaeological watching brief was carried out by Highland Archaeology Services in September 2012 as part of a project to re-house and re-display the Nigg Cross-Slab at Nigg Old Church. The existing concrete floor, in the room where the slab is to be displayed, was removed to be replaced with stone pavings to create an improved space for visitors to view the slab. No archaeology was uncovered except from two sandstone slabs which are to remain within the new scheme. <1>

Type(s) of Investigation

  • WATCHING BRIEF

Reports

Watching brief report  © Highland Archaeology Services Ltd (File size: 681 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred NH 8043 7170 (8m by 9m)
Map Sheet:NH87SW
Civil Parish:NIGG
Geographical Area:ROSS AND CROMARTY
Location:Nigg

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Wood, J. 2012. Nigg Old Church: Archaeological Watching Brief. Highland Archaeology Services Ltd. Digital.

Related Monuments/Buildings - none

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