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Name:Laser scanning survey - Nybster Broch, Canisbay
Organisation:AOC Archaeology Group
Date:Apr-Aug 2011


A laser scanning survey was carried out by AOC Archaeology some time between April and August 2011 to record and project the orthographic details of the site at Nybster Broch, Caithness. <1>

Note: OS Mastermap appears to be incorrect for this area. GIS data as supplied: larger season 2 shape does not match site plan.

Type(s) of Investigation



Conservation Management report  © AOC Archaeology Group (File size: 9565 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred ND 3701 6314 (82m by 61m)
Map Sheet:ND36SE
Civil Parish:CANISBAY
Geographical Area:CAITHNESS
Location:Nybster broch

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Cavers, G & Heald, A. 2012. Community Excavations at Nybster Broch: Summer 2011: Final Report. AOC Archaeology Group. Digital.

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