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External Ref:CAM12
Name:Watching brief - Lower Camster, Caithness
Organisation:Highland Archaeology Services Ltd
Date:June 2012


A watching brief was undertaken by Highland Archaeology Services in 2012 during a topsoil strip to meet a planning condition during site preparation work for a house at Camster, Caithness. Despite a large number of significant sites in the surrounding area, the bedrock here was found to lie close to the surface and no archaeological artefacts or features were recorded. <1>

Type(s) of Investigation



Fieldwork report  © Highland Archaeology Services (File size: 3378 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred ND 2521 4534 (27m by 49m)
Map Sheet:ND24NE
Civil Parish:LATHERON
Geographical Area:CAITHNESS
Location:Lower Camster

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Humphreys, P. & Wood, J.. 2012. Lower Camster Caithness: Watching Brief. Highland Archaeology Services Ltd. Digital.

Related Monuments/Buildings - none

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