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ID:EHG4720
External Ref:EWF07
Name:Watching brief - Proposed Edinbane Wind Farm borrow pits
Organisation:Alba Archaeology Ltd
Date:Sept 2007

Description

A watching brief and marking out survey were undertaken by Alba Archaeology (Highland) Ltd In August 2007 at the site of a proposed windfarm development at Edinbane, Skye during the excavation of test pits within Borrow Pits associated with the proposed development. While one known archaeological site, Site One, lay close the Borrow Pit 1, and was marked out with a protective barrier, no finds or features of archaeological significance were encountered during the excavation of the test pits. No further archaeological work was recommended for this phase of the development. <1>

Type(s) of Investigation

  • WATCHING BRIEF

Reports

Fieldwork report  © Alba Archaeology (File size: 1222 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred NG 3536 4594 (1894m by 3823m)
Map Sheet:NG34NE
Civil Parish:BRACADALE
Civil Parish:DUIRINISH
Geographical Area:SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Location:Edinbane

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Garry, N & Herbert, C.. 2007. Edinbane Wind Farm, Skye: Interim Report - Borrow Pits 1 & 2. Alba Archaeology Ltd. 15/10/2007. Digital.

Related Monuments/Buildings - none

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