EHG5161 - Watching Brief - Urquhart Castle

Technique(s)

WATCHING BRIEF

Organisation

Kirkdale Archaeology

Date

Nov 2011

Description

A watching brief was maintained during small excavations designed to hold a series of permanent survey markers. Sixteen small trenches were dug. Some of the locations involved drilling pins into bedrock or masonry, and these were not monitored. All the trenches measured approximately 300 x 300 mm in plan and were 150 mm deep. Some of the small holes revealed structural remains, but most disturbed only soil.

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Map

Location

Location Urquhart Castle
Grid reference Centred NH 5304 2862 (135m by 219m)
Map sheet NH52NW
Civil Parish URQUHART AND GLENMORISTON
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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