EHG3020 - Magnetometer survey - Chapel Hill, Ballachly, Dunbeath

Technique(s)

Organisation

University of Nottingham

Date

June-July 2008

Description

A magnetometer survey was carried out by the University of Nottingham in 2008 at the supposed site of an early Christian monastery at Ballachly, near Dunbeath. The survey was undertaken in the Scheduled area as part of the second season of work at the site (see also EHG2992). No significant anomalies were identified. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Oakley, E.; Sassin, A. & Tompsett, I. 2008. Chapel Hill, Ballachly: Geophysical survey, excavation (2008 season interim report). University of Nottingham. Digital.

Map

Location

Location Chapel Hill, Ballachly, Dunbeath
Grid reference Centred ND 1566 3037 (22m by 22m)
Map sheet ND13SE
Operational Area CAITHNESS SUTHERLAND AND EASTER ROSS
Civil Parish LATHERON
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

  • Monastery, Ballachly (Monument)

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Jul 2 2014 11:42AM

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