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New Fieldwork Reports (May 2014)

The following pieces of fieldwork have been added to the HER since April 2014. Due to the large number of investigations that need to be added to the database not all monument records will have been updated, created or linked yet. Follow the links to download the full reports.


Photographic record - bothy, byre, and fank on Croft 5 land, Glasnakille (Private individual)

Photographic Survey - Rispond Lodge, Durness (Private individual)

Photographic record - Ruinous buildings, Moll, Sconser (JMB Design)

Topographic survey - River Farigaig, Abersky South, Tombreac (North of Scotland Archaeological Society)

Photographic and condition surveys - Wick Town House (Highland Council)

Photographic record - Dunbeath Harbour, Wick (Arch Henderson LLP)

Watching brief - Plot 2, Harpsdale, Halkirk (Highland Archaeology Services)

Watching brief - Achies, Harpsdale, Caithness (Highland Archaeology Services)

Watching brief - New substation, Dounreay (CFA Archaeology)

Trial trenching - new Thurso Substation site (Highland Archaeology Services)

Photographic Survey - Boat house, BUTEC, Kyle (Ministry of Defence)

DBA and walkover survey - proposed Beinneun windfarm (Arcus Renewable Enercy Consultancy)

DBA and walkover survey - Duntelchaig, Farr (Ross & Cromarty Archaeological Services)

Photographic Survey - Viewforth Steading, Bower (Private individual)

DBA & walkover survey - proposed Bad a' Cheo Windfarm, Watten (Headland Archaeology)

Watching brief - Camster Windfarm, Watten (CFA Archaeology)

Trial trenching - SE of Broubster Cottage, Reay, Caithness (Catherine Dagg)

Watching brief - Wathegar Windfarm, Caithness (CFA Archaeology)

Photographic recording - 20 Glamis Road, Wick (Private individual)

Watching brief - Lower Camster, Caithness (Highland Archaeology Services)

DBA and (limited) walkover survey - Proposed Limekiln Windfarm, Caithness (Headland Archaeology)

DBA and walkover survey - Ardroe Grazings, Lochinver (Stuart Farrell)

Watching brief - Borrowston Croft, Thrumster (Highland Archaeology Services)

DBA and walkover survey - Upper Smerral (Ross and Cromarty Archaeological Services)

Watching brief - new house plot, Watten, Caithness (Highland Archaeology Services)

LiDAR survey - proposed Burn of Whilk Windfarm, Caithness (AOC Archaeology Group)

Ground truthing survey - Burn of Whilk, Caithness (AOC Archaeology Group)

Excavation - Burn of Whilk, Caithness (AOC Archaeology Group)

Watching brief - proposed Burn of Whilk Wind Farm SI Works, Caithness (AOC Archaeology Group)

Trial trenching - Dunnet Westside, Caithness (Highland Archaeology Services)

Measured and topographical surveys - Croftcroy, Farr (Stuart Farrell)

Watching brief - new house plot, Croftcroy, Farr (Stuart Farrell)

Photographic survey - Culachy sheep wash (Northlight Heritage)

DBA and walkover survey - Gorthleck mainout Route Diversion (West Coast Archaeological Services)

DBA and walkover survey - Pennylands, Thurso (Stuart Farrell)

DBA and walkover survey - proposed Glenkirk Windfarm (Headland Archaeology)

Photographic record - 5 Newmore Farm Cottages, Newmore, Invergordon (Private individual)

Photographic Survey - Broomfield, 15 Camden Street, Evanton (Private individual)

Photographic Survey - 7 Totaig Husabot Isle of Skye (Private individual)

Photographic Survey - Stalkers House, east of Loch Choire House, Kinbrace (Loch Choire Estates)

Photographic Survey - 264 Midtown, Talmine (Private individual)

Watching brief and walkover survey - proposed Western Link Road, Inverness (Ross and Cromarty Archaeological Services)

Desk-based assessment - River Ness Flood Prevention Scheme, Inverness (Mott Macdonald)

DBA and walkover survey - Tom nan Clach, Ardclach (Highland Archaeology Services)

DBA and walkover survey - Rhilean (proposed Tom nan Clach Wind Farm) (Highland Archaeology Services)