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ID:EHG4343
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Name:Walkover survey - proposed development, Mingarry
Organisation:Stuart Farrell
Date:Jan 2015

Description

A walkover survey was undertaken by S Farrell in March 2015 in advance of a proposed development at land 120m southeast of Woodside, Mingarry, Acharacle, as part of a project for 4 new houses with associated access and services. The survey revealed one upstanding feature on the site of a cairn, also revealed was a possible second cairn. No recommendations for further archaeological work were to be proposed. <1>

Type(s) of Investigation

  • WALKOVER SURVEY

Images

View of site facing W (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of cairn facing SE (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of cairn facing SE (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of proposed access facing N (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of proposed access facing N (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of cairn facing NE (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of site facing W (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of cairn facing N (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of possible cairn facing N (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of possible cairn facing NE (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart Farrell

Reports

Fieldwork report  © Stuart Farrell (File size: 7780 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred NM 6893 6934 (175m by 88m)
Map Sheet:NM66NE
Civil Parish:ARISAIG AND MOIDART
Geographical Area:LOCHABER
Location:Mingarry, Acharacle

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Farrell, S.. 2015. Archaeological Walkover Survey of a Development at Land 120m SE of Woodside, Mingarry, Acharacle, Highland. Stuart Farrell. 18/03/2015. Digital.

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