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ID:EHG4341
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Name:DBA and walkover survey - proposed Slackbuie housing development, Inverness
Organisation:CFA Archaeology Ltd
Date:May 2002

Description

A desk-based assessment and walkover survey were carried out by CFA Archaeology Ltd in May 2002 in advance of the proposed housing development at Slackbuie, Inverness, to inform a development masterplan. There were no SAMs within the proposed development area, although there are two withn the surrounding area. The designed landscape associated with the A-Listed building of Leys Castle extended into the proposed development area. The possible remains of a clearance cairn were identified during the walkover survey, however it was situated within a field close to the southern boundary of the proposed development area. <1>

Type(s) of Investigation

  • DESK BASED ASSESSMENT
  • WALKOVER SURVEY

Reports

Development Masterplan Cultural Heritage chapter  © CFA Archaeology & Fairhurst Consulting Structural & Civil Engineers (File size: 13042 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred NH 6723 4181 (1151m by 1266m)
Map Sheet:NH64SE
Civil Parish:INVERNESS AND BONA
Geographical Area:INVERNESS
Location:Slackbuie, Inverness

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report/Environmental Statement: CFA Archaeology. 2003. Slackbuie Masterplan; Cultural Heritage chpater. CFA Archaeology. . Digital (scanned as PDF).

Related Monuments/Buildings - none

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Designed Landscapes
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Marine Protected Areas