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ID:EHG4347
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Name:Watching brief - Am Baile by Invershin, Lairg
Organisation:Stuart Farrell
Date:June-July 2003

Description

A watching brief was undertaken by S Farrell in June-July 2003 to undertake at Invershin as part of a proposed house development. Work revealed that the site was not an archaeological feature but a quarry pit. No features of archaeological interest were revealed during monitoring of the groundworks. <1>

Type(s) of Investigation

  • WATCHING BRIEF

Images

View of site of feature facing N (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of mound in centre of feature facing E – scales 1m (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of feature facing S (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of feature facing SW (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of entrance to feature facing W (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of feature facing N (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of area of house plot facing NE (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of area of house plot facing E (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart Farrelliew of area of house plot facing N (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellDetail of modern dumped material to centre of feature – scale 1m (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellDetail of possible retaining wall at NW edge of feature facing W – scales 1m (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellDetail of cut through bank for water pipe facing W – scales 1m (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellDetail of water pipe running to W – scales 1m (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of area of house plot facing SW (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of machining in progress facing E (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of partial clearance of house site facing E (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellDetail of cut through edge of feature showing natural bank – scale 1m (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of cleared plot at edge of feature facing N (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of cleared SW quadrant of feature facing NE (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of cleared house plot facing W (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of house plot upon excavation facing NE (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellView of house plot upon excavation facing W (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellDetail of section through mound in centre of feature facing NNW – scale 1m (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart FarrellDetail of section through mound in centre of feature facing NNW – scale 1m (photo by Stuart Farrell)  © Stuart Farrell

Reports

Fieldwork Report  © Farrell S (File size: 1364 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred NH 5787 9575 (20m by 17m)
Map Sheet:NH59NE
Civil Parish:CREICH
Geographical Area:SUTHERLAND
Location:Am Baile by Invershin, Lairg

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Farrell, S.. 2003. Report of Archaeological Recording Project June to July 2003: Am Baile by Invershin, Lairg. Stuart Farrell. . Paper and Digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: View of site of feature facing N.. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: View of mound in centre of feature facing E – scales 1m. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: View of feature facing S.. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: View of feature facing SW.. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: View of entrance to feature facing W.. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: View of feature facing N.. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: View of area of house plot facing NE. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: View of area of house plot facing E. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: View of area of house plot facing N.. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: Detail of modern dumped material to centre of feature – scale 1m. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: Detail of possible retaining wall at NW edge of feature facing W – scales 1m.. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: Detail of cut through bank for water pipe facing W – scales 1m.. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Inverrshin: Detail of water pipe running to W – scales 1m. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: View of area of house plot facing SW.. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: View of machining in progress facing E. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: View of partial clearance of house site facing E. Colour Slide. No. Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: Detail of cut through edge of feature showing natural bank – scale 1m. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: View of cleared plot at edge of feature facing N.. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: View of cleared SW quadrant of feature facing NE. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: View of cleared house plot facing W. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: View of house plot upon excavation facing NE. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: View of house plot upon excavation facing W. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: Detail of section through mound in centre of feature facing NNW – scale 1m. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.
  • Image/Photograph(s): Farrell, S.. 2003. Invershin: Detail of section through mound in centre of feature facing NNW – scale 1m. Colour Slide. . Original & digital.

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