An archaeological watching brief was carried out by AOC Archaeology Group in 2019 at land to the northeast of Cairnside, Westhill, Inverness in advance of the construction of a shed for agricultural and storage use with associated hardstanding. The work followed an initial metal-detecting survey (see EHG5496). The watching brief was carried out during topsoil stripping over the whole development site and during the excavation of a cable trench. No sub-surface features were present within the site. No further archaeological works were recommended. <1>
Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Demay, L. & Stirling, L.. 2019. Erection of Agricultural Shed, Land to the NE of Cairnside, Westhill, Inverness: Archaeological Metal-detecting Survey and Evaluation Data Structure Report. AOC Archaeology Group. Digital. [Mapped features: #10707 ; #10709 Monitored area, ]
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Cairnside, Westhill, Culloden
Centred NH 7353 4488 (31m by 57m)
INVERNESS NAIRN BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY
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