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ID:EHG3258
External Ref:LDC 10
Name:Watching Brief at Eilean Donan Castle, Ross-shire
Organisation:Field Archaeology Specialists Ltd (FAS)
Date:February 2010

Description

A number of features associated with the medieval castle were recorded during observation of groundworks associated with a new sewer pipe and pumping station to serve the reconstructed castle. <1>

Type(s) of Investigation

  • WATCHING BRIEF

Images

General view of sewer pipe trench looking west (photo by Field Archaeology Specialists Ltd)  © Field Archaeology Specialists LtdCurtain wall F35 visible in sewer pipe trench (scale 1.0m) (photo by Field Archaeology Specialists Ltd)  © Field Archaeology Specialists LtdGeneral view of groundworks at bridge looking northeast (photo by Field Archaeology Specialists Ltd)  © Field Archaeology Specialists LtdGeneral view of sewer pipe trench outside revetment wall looking east (photo by Field Archaeology Specialists Ltd)  © Field Archaeology Specialists Ltd

Reports

Eilean Donan Watching Brief  © Field Archaeology Specialists Ltd (File size: 1686 KB)
Grid Reference:Centred NG 8814 2583 (42m by 48m)
Map Sheet:NG82NE
Geographical Area:ROSS AND CROMARTY
Location:Eilean Donan Castle, Ross-shire

Associated Finds - none

Sources and further reading

  • Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Spall, C. 05/2010. Eilean Donan Castle, Ross-shire: Archaeological Watching Brief. Field Archaeology Specialists Ltd (FAS). 20/05/2010. Digital.

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MHG45372Eilean Donan Castle (Monument)

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