EHG1134 - Palaeoenvironmental sampling at Oliclett, near Wick



University of Stirling


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A detailed peat-stratigraphic survey was undertaken and sampled for a comprehensive radiocarbon dating programme. Cores were obtained along two transects of 600 metres and 100 metres in length respectively. This work was undertaken in conjunction with the trial excavations carried out in the same year by the University of Cardiff (see EHG860).

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Location South east of the Hill of Oliclett
Grid reference Centred ND 30368 45344 (668m by 645m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND34NW
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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Parent/preceding Site Events/Activities (1)

  • Test pitting on the site of a lithic scatter at Oliclett, near Wick

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Record last edited

Jun 22 2016 3:39PM

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