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ID:EHG4109
External Ref:GNS12
Name:Trial trenching - Glen Nevis Caravan Park
Organisation:Highland Archaeology Services Ltd
Date:Nov 2012

Description

Archaeology North Ltd was commissioned by Highland Archaeology Services Ltd, acting on behalf of Glen Nevis Holidays, to undertake an archaeological evaluation of land at Glen Nevis Caravan Park, Lochaber, in 2012. The evaluation, which consisted of twelve machine-excavated trenches identified the area of the site as part of a flood plain filled with peat, extended down to more than 1.9m. Several land drains were encountered, as well as a possible area of hand cultivation but no further archaeological work was recommended. <1>

Type(s) of Investigation

  • TRIAL TRENCH

Reports

Evaluation Report  © Highland Archaeology Services Ltd (File size: 2282 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred NN 1259 7187 (93m by 106m)
Map Sheet:NN17SW
Civil Parish:KILMALLIE
Geographical Area:LOCHABER
Location:Glen Nevis Caravan Park, near Fort William

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Higgins, P.. 2012. Glen Nevis Caravan Park: Archaeological Evaluation. Highland Archaeology Services Ltd. 12/12/2012. Digital.

Related Monuments/Buildings - none

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