EHG2981 - Watching brief - west of Free Presbyterian Manse, Farr

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Organisation

Stuart Farrell

Date

April 2009

Description

A watching brief was carried out by S Farrell in 2009 during the removal of topsoil and subsoil in advance of house construction near Croftcroy, Farr. The excavation of the access road was also monitored. A total area of c 352m² was stripped of topsoil and subsoil on average 20cm in depth across the site for the proposed house plot and septic tank to an area roughly 11m north-south by 32m east-west. A possible C19 clearance heap was identified but no earlier features were noted. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Farrell, S. 04/2009. Archaeological Watching Brief of a Development at Farr, Highland. Unaffiliated. Digital.

Map

Location

Location Land west of Free Presbyterian Manse, Farr
Grid reference Centred NH 68220 33212 (43m by 25m) (Approximate)
Map sheet NH63SE
Operational Area INVERNESS NAIRN BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY
Civil Parish DAVIOT AND DUNLICHITY
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

  • Stone clearance heap - west of The New Manse, Farr (Monument)

Record last edited

May 28 2014 9:43AM

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