EHG4153 - Topographic survey - Foulis Estate, Kiltearn

Technique(s)

Organisation

Archaeology for Communities in the Highlands (ARCH)

Date

July 2011

Description

A topographic survey was carried out by members of ARCH in July 2011 as part of community training excavation project on the mound and possible trackway at Foulis Estate, Kiltearn. Approximately 3000 points were collected using a Leica 705 TST to create a DTM of the mound and immediate surroundings. A digital linework plan was also created using this data. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: MacIver, C and McCullagh, C. 2011. Foulis Estate, Excavation and Survey of Foulis Mound and a possible routeway: Data Structure Report. Archaeology for Communities in the Highlands (ARCH). Digital.

Map

Location

Location Foulis Estate, Kiltearn
Grid reference Centred NH 5888 6395 (39m by 39m)
Map sheet NH56SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Operational Area CAITHNESS SUTHERLAND AND EASTER ROSS
Civil Parish KILTEARN

Related Monuments/Buildings (2)

  • Possible early roadway, Tarradale to Tain (Monument)
  • Possible motte, Foulis Castle (Monument)

Record last edited

Sep 8 2014 11:56AM

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