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ID:EHG4715
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Name:Archaeological surveys - Dun an Ruigh Ruadh, Lochbroom
Organisation:AOC Archaeology Group
Date:June 2015

Description

AOC Archaeology were commissoned by the Forestry Commission Scotland to survey the broch at Dun an Ruiagh Ruadh, Lochbroom in 2015. Although the site was not on the National Forest Estate, it was selected in order to advance the methodology of survey and visualisation and to provide images for a national archaeology strategy document and for use at EAA Glasgow 2015. Work included topographic survey and high resolution photography and laser scanning of the whole structure to allow for the production of 3D imagery. <1>

Type(s) of Investigation

  • LASER SCANNING SURVEY
  • PHOTOGRAMMETRIC SURVEY
  • TOPOGRAPHIC SURVEY

Reports

Fieldwork report  © AOC Archaeology Group & Forestry Commission Scotland (File size: 9987 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred NH 1494 9008 (32m by 34m)
Map Sheet:NH19SW
Civil Parish:LOCHBROOM
Geographical Area:ROSS AND CROMARTY
Location:Lochbroom

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: AOC Archaeology Group. 2015. Dun and Ruigh Ruadh: Broch: Archaeological Survey, June 2015. AOC Archaeology Group. 10/08/2015. Digital.

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MHG7808Broch - Dun an Ruigh Ruadh (Monument)

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