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Name:Desk-based assessment - Cromartie Memorial car park, Dingwall
Organisation:MacDonald, D. D.


A DBA was carried out by D. D. MacDonald in August 2012 as a part of the Dingwall THING project to provide more in-depth information about the Thingsite and its history at Cromartie Memorial car park, Dingwall. The DBA reports on a historical search conducted to confirm the location in Dingwall of the Norse Thingsite, it presented an explanation of the concept of Nordic Things and investigated the possible sources that shed light on the history of the Dingwall Thing site. <1>

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DBA Report  © D D MacDonald (File size: 3641 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred NH 5498 5890 (83m by 97m)
Map Sheet:NH55NW
Civil Parish:DINGWALL
Geographical Area:ROSS AND CROMARTY
Location:Cromartie Memorial car park, Dingwall

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report: MacDonald, D. D.. 2013. 'Reminding me in its name of… Thingvalla': Investigating Dingwall as Þingvöllr. MacDonald, D. D.. Digital.

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