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External Ref:DMC13
Name:Watching brief - Duncansburgh Church, Fort William
Organisation:Ross & Cromarty Archaeological Services (RoCAS)
Date:Feb 2013


A watching brief was carried out by RoCAS on behalf of Duncansburgh MacIntosh Church, Fort William, in 2013 during topspoil stripping on the site of a proposed extension to the existing church hall. No archaeological features or finds were identified. <1>

Type(s) of Investigation



The site prior to excavation, facing E. (photo by Lynn Fraser)  © Ross and Cromarty Aerchaeological ServicesThe site, post-stripping, facing WNW (photo by Lynn Fraser)  © Ross and Cromarty Aerchaeological ServicesCeramic finds (photo by Lynn Fraser)  © Ross and Cromarty Aerchaeological ServicesGlass finds and clay pipe stem recovered from topsoil (photo by Lynn Fraser)  © Ross and Cromarty Aerchaeological Services


Fieldwork report  © Ross & Cromarty Archaeological Services (RoCAS) (File size: 1888 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred NN 1046 7402 (23m by 21m)
Map Sheet:NN17SW
Civil Parish:KILMALLIE
Geographical Area:LOCHABER
Location:Duncansburgh MacIntosh Church, The Parade

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Fraser, L.. 2013. Duncansburgh MacIntosh Church of Scotland New Hall Extension, The Parade, Fort William: Archaeological Watching Brief. Ross & Cromarty Archaeological Services. Digital (scanned as PDF).

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MHG17167Duncansburgh Parish Church of Scotland, The Parade, Fort William (Monument)

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