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ID:EHG4247
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Name:Photographic survey - Druim Mor, Swordale
Organisation:Highland Regional Council
Date:Jun-Aug 1987

Description

A field survey was undertaken by a group of individuals associated with the Highland Regional Council (including R Gourlay, P Campbell and D Scott) between June and August 1987. At this time the cup mark stones, settlement and chambered cairn of Druim Mor and Swordale were photographed by R B Gourlay, P R Campbell and L A Robertson, all members of the Highland Regional Council. <1> <2> <3> <4> <5> <6> <7> <8> <9> <10> <11> <12> <13> <14> <15> <16> <17> <18> <19> <20> <21> <22> <23> <24> <25>

Type(s) of Investigation

  • PHOTOGRAPHIC SURVEY

Images

Boulder, cup marked 'Q' (photo by L A Robertson)  © Highland Regional CouncilStone in woods (Stone 3) (photo by L A Robertson)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marks on boulder in field wall (stone number 2) (photo by L A Robertson)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marks on boulder in field wall (stone number 2) (photo by L A Robertson)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marks on boulder in field wall (number 2) (photo by L A Robertson)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder 'I' (number 14) (photo by L A Robertson)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder 'J' (number 15) (photo by L A Robertson)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder 'L' (number 16) (photo by L A Robertson)  © Highland Regional CouncilChambered cairn, Duim mor (photo by L A Robertson)  © Highland Regional CouncilDeserted settlement (photo by L A Robertson)  © Highland Regional CouncilDeserted settlement (photo by L A Robertson)  © Highland Regional CouncilDeserted settlement (photo by L A Robertson)  © Highland Regional CouncilDeserted settlement (photo by L A Robertson)  © Highland Regional CouncilDeserted settlement (photo by L A Robertson)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder 'E' (number 24) (photo by L A Robertson)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder (number 17) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked stone at Drumore Farm (Number 28) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked stone at Drumore Farm (Number 28) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked stone at Drumore Farm (Number 28) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked stone at Drumore Farm (Number 28) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked stone at Drumore Farm (Number 28) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked stone at Drumore Farm (Number 28) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked stone at Drumore Farm (Number 28) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked stone at Drumore Farm (Number 28) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional Council(photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder with modern drill hole (stone 3) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder (number 19) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder (number 19) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder (number 19) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder (number 19) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder (number 20) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder (number unknown) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder (number unknown) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder (number unknown) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder (number 22) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder (number 17) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilStone in woods (Stone 3) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilStone in woods (Stone 3) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder (number 4) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder (number 8) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder (number 5) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder (number 15) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder (number 15) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional CouncilCup marked boulder (number 10) (photo by P R Campbell)  © Highland Regional Council
Grid Reference:Centred NH 5776 6614 (337m by 194m)
Map Sheet:NH56NE
Civil Parish:KILTEARN
Geographical Area:ROSS AND CROMARTY
Location:Druim Mor, Swordale

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Image/Photograph(s): Highland Regional Council. 1980s. Cupmarks, Swordale. Colour Slide; Digital Image. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Highland Regional Council. 1980s. Cupmarks, Swordale. Colour Slide; Digital Image. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked stone: one of many in a complex of stones. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked boulder: one of many in a complex of boulders. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked boulder: one of many in a complex of boulders. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked stone: one of many in a complex of stones. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked boulder: one of many in a complex of boulders. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked boulder: one of many in a complex of boulders. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked stone: one of many in a complex of stones. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Flash failure - Cup marked stone: one of many in a complex of stones. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked boulder: one of many in a complex of boulders. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked stone: one of many in a complex of stones. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked boulder: one of many in a complex of boulders. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked boulder: one of many in a complex of boulders. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked boulder: one of many in a complex of boulders. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Flash failure - Cup marked stone: one of many in a complex of stones. B/W Negative. No. Digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked boulder: one of many in a complex of boulders. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked stone: one of many in a complex of stones. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked boulder: one of many in a complex of boulders. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked boulder: one of many in a complex of boulders. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Robertson, L A. 1987. Boulder, cup marked 'Q'. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Robertson, L A. 1987. Cup marks, boulder 'L' - taken from the SE. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Robertson, L A. 1987. Cup marks, boulder 'J' - taken from the SE. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Robertson, L A. 1987. Cup marks, boulder 'I' - taken from the SE. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Robertson, L A. 1987. Cup marks, boulder 'E' - taken from the SE. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Robertson, L A. 1987. Cup marks, boulder - stone in woods. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Robertson, L A. 1987. Cup marks, boulder - stone in woods. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Robertson, LA. 1987. Cup marks, boulder - stone in woods. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Robertson, L A. 1987. Cup marks, boulder - stone in woods. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked stone (stone in woods). B/W Negative. No. Digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked stone (stone in woods). B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Text/Report: RCAHMS. 1979. The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of Easter Ross, Ross and Cromarty District, Highland Region. .
  • Image/Photograph(s): Robertson, L A. 1987. Cup marks, boulder - stone in wall. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Robertson, L A. 1987. Cup marks, boulder - stone in wall. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Robertson, L A. 1987. Cup marks, boulder - stone in wall. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Gourlay, R B. 1987. Cupmarks, Boulder - General view of stone in dyke. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked boulder - individual stone and not part of complex, now sited at Drumore Farm. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked boulder - individual stone and not part of complex, now sited at Drumore Farm. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked boulder - individual stone and not part of complex, now sited at Drumore Farm. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked boulder - individual stone and not part of complex, now sited at Drumore Farm. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked boulder - individual stone and not part of complex, now sited at Drumore Farm. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked boulder - individual stone and not part of complex, now sited at Drumore Farm. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked boulder - individual stone and not part of complex, now sited at Drumore Farm. B/W Negative. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Campbell, P R. 1987. Cup marked stone - individual stone and not part of complex, now sited at Drumore Farm. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Robertson, L A. 1987. Depopulation - Druim Mor, Evanton. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Robertson, L A. 1987. Chambered cairn - Druim Mor. B/W Negative. No. Original & digital.

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MHG14144Cup marked stone - Druim Mor (Monument)
MHG14145Cup marked stones - Druim Mor, Swordale (Monument)
MHG14143Two cup-mark stones - Drumore Farm (Monument)

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