EHG3650 - Excavation - Inverness Flood Relief Works (Stage 3)

Technique(s)

Organisation

Ross & Cromarty Archaeological Services (RoCAS)

Date

Jan 2012

Description

Sixteen features were located in a discrete area during a watching brief on Stage 3 of the Inverness Flood Relief Channel. This area was being cleared for use as a compound for gravel grading and was excavated over the course of a week. The excavations identified pits containing Neolithic pottery and associated lithics. <1><2>

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Peteranna, M. 01/2012. South West Inverness Flood Relief Channel Phase 3: Archaeological Watching Brief and Excavation - Data Structure Report. Ross & Cromarty Archaeological Services. Digital.
  • <2> Collection/Project Archive: Peteranna, M. 01/2012. South West Inverness Flood Relief Channel Phase 3: Archaeological Watching Brief and Excavation. Ross & Cromarty Archaeological Services. Digital.

Map

Location

Location Culduthel
Grid reference Centred NH 66600 41436 (45m by 65m) (Approximate)
Map sheet NH64SE
Operational Area INVERNESS NAIRN BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY
Civil Parish INVERNESS AND BONA
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

  • Neolithic pits, east of Culduthel Mains Avenue, Inverness (Monument)

Record last edited

Nov 27 2014 2:15PM

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