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ID:EHG4041
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Name:DBA and walkover survey - Canadian timber camps, Inverness-shire
Organisation:Rebecca Shaw Archaeological Services
Date:Mar 2012

Description

A DBA and walkover survey commissioned by the Forestry Commission was carried out by Rebecca Shaw and Dr Ben Edwards prior to March 2012 to provide a baseline record of surviving elements of two Canadian timber camps to help design future forest planning near Sluggan Pass and Loch Morlich. Three timber camps were recorded as well as associated railway lines from WW1. <1>

A third timber camp in Glen Cannich was also surveyed and recorded as part of this project - see EHG4253

Type(s) of Investigation

  • DESK BASED ASSESSMENT
  • WALKOVER SURVEY

Reports

Fieldwork report  © Rebecca Shaw Archaeological Services (File size: 28825 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred NH 9653 0991 (3492m by 3974m)
Map Sheet:NH90NE
Civil Parish:DUTHIL AND ROTHIEMURCHUS
Geographical Area:BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY
Location:Sluggan Pass, Loch Morlich

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Shaw, R & Edwards, B. 2012. Canadian Timber Camps, Inverness-shire: Archaeological Investigative Walkover Survey: Survey Report. Rebecca Shaw Archaeological Services. Digital.

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