EHG4106 - Controlled topsoil strip - 64 Ormsaigbeg, Kilchoan

Technique(s)

Organisation

Argyll Archaeology

Date

April 2013

Description

An archaeological controlled topsoil strip was carried out by Argyll Archaeology in 2013 over the proposed footprints of three new houses, access routes and the shared septic tank on land at 64 Ormsaigbeg Kilchoan. Machine excavation was to a maximum depth of 1.00 m below the current ground surface. The topsoil generally comprised a reddish brown silt loam (brown forest soil) up to 0.30 m thick. No features or deposits of archaeological or historical significance were exposed within the confines of the development area. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Ellis, C.. 2013. Controlled topsoil strip on land at 64 Ormsaigbeg, Kilchoan, Highland. Argyll Archaeology. Digital.

Map

Location

Location 64 Ormsaigbeg, Kilchoan, Highland
Grid reference Centred NM 4770 6367 (64m by 83m)
Map sheet NM46SE
Operational Area ROSS SKYE AND LOCHABER
Civil Parish ARDNAMURCHAN
Geographical Area LOCHABER

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Record last edited

Aug 26 2014 4:41PM

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