EHG3640 - Trial trenching - land at St Andrews Road, Dingwall

Technique(s)

Organisation

Highland Archaeology Services Ltd

Date

Oct-Dec 2011

Description

A trial trenching evaluation was undertaken in advance of housing development at St Andrews Road, Dingwall. The evaluation recorded indications of 18th century landscaping work to form the park for Tulloch Castle. This included evidence of French drains, levelling, stone clearance, tree planting, and filling of hollows to create a gentle profile. <1><2>

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: McKinney, L. and Wood, J.. 12/2011. Dingwall North: Land at St Andrews Road: Archaeological Evaluation. Highland Archaeology Services Ltd. Digital.
  • <2> Collection/Project Archive: McKinney, L and Wood, J. 12/2011. Dingwall North: Land at St Andrews Road - Archaeological Evaluation. Highland Archaeology Services Ltd. Digital.

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Location

Location St Andrews Road, Dingwall
Grid reference Centred NH 5513 6026 (222m by 236m)
Map sheet NH56SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Operational Area ROSS SKYE AND LOCHABER
Civil Parish DINGWALL
Civil Parish KILTEARN

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Record last edited

Aug 3 2021 6:08PM

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