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ID:EHG4071
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Name:Walkover survey - Glen Spean Estate
Organisation:Centre for Field Archaeology, University of Edinburgh
Date:June 1998

Description

A walkover survey was undertaken by the Centre for Field Archaeology in 1998 in response to afforestation proposals for two parcels of land within Glen Spean estate, Glen Roy. The survey was commissioned by Scottish Woodlands Ltd. Parcel 1, located to the northeast of Bohenie extended over 210 hectares. Parcel 2 lay between Bohenie and Glenspean Lodge Hotel and extended over 158 hectares. The desk-based and field surveys identified a total of 23 archaeological sites and monuments withion the proposed planting areas, which included principally the remains of medieval or later settlement structures, field boundaries and rig cultivation. Other significant remains included water management features and waymarking cairns.

Type(s) of Investigation

  • WALKOVER SURVEY

Reports

Fieldwork report  © Centre for Field Archaeology (File size: 1025 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred NN 3053 8290 (3863m by 3520m)
Map Sheet:NN38SW
Civil Parish:KILMONIVAIG
Geographical Area:LOCHABER
Location:Glen Spean Estate, Glen Roy, Lochaber

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Dunwell, A. 1998. Glen Spean Estate, Glen Roy, Lochaber, Highland: Archaeological Survey. Centre for Field Archaeology, University of Edinburgh. Paper and Digital.

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MHG34671ALLT GLAS DHOIRE (Monument)
MHG34673ALLT GLAS DHOIRE (Monument)
MHG34675ALLT GLAS DHOIRE (Monument)
MHG34676ALLT GLAS DHOIRE (Monument)
MHG34694ALLT TIGH A'PHOBUILL (Monument)
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MHG34693TOM NA MOINE (Monument)

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