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External Ref:FM11
Name:Topographic survey - Foulis Estate, Kiltearn
Organisation:Archaeology for Communities in the Highlands (ARCH)
Date:July 2011


A topographic survey was carried out by members of ARCH in July 2011 as part of community training excavation project on the mound and possible trackway at Foulis Estate, Kiltearn. Approximately 3000 points were collected using a Leica 705 TST to create a DTM of the mound and immediate surroundings. A digital linework plan was also created using this data. <1>

Type(s) of Investigation



Fieldwork report  © ARCH Highland (File size: 2675 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred NH 5888 6395 (39m by 39m)
Map Sheet:NH56SE
Civil Parish:KILTEARN
Geographical Area:ROSS AND CROMARTY
Location:Foulis Estate, Kiltearn

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: MacIver, C and McCullagh, C. 2011. Foulis Estate, Excavation and Survey of Foulis Mound and a possible routeway: Data Structure Report. Archaeology for Communities in the Highlands (ARCH). Digital.

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