EHG2803 - Watching brief - Halcro, Bower

Technique(s)

Organisation

Highland Archaeology Services Ltd

Date

2007-2008

Description

A watching brief was carried out by Highland Archaeology Services in 2007-8 on site clearance and excavations for foundations, services and drainage at Halcro, Bower, Caithness. The site stripping and foundation trenches were done on 30 April and 1 May 2007; the drainage and soakaway were completed in March and April 2008. No archaeological finds (other than a few sherds of C19 pottery found near the site entrance) or features were identified and no further work was recommended. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Humphreys, P and Wood, J. 06/2008. Archaeological Report: Halcro, Bower, Caithness. Highland Archaeology Services Ltd. 24/06/2008. Digital.

Map

Location

Location Land 500m NE of The Brambles, Halcro, Bower
Grid reference Centred ND 23527 61078 (35m by 46m) (Approximate)
Map sheet ND26SW
Operational Area CAITHNESS SUTHERLAND AND EASTER ROSS
Civil Parish BOWER
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Record last edited

Oct 28 2014 3:31PM

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