EHG886 - Watching brief at Newhall Point, by Balblair

Technique(s)

Organisation

Stuart Farrell

Date

October 2002

Description

A watching brief was conducted during ground breaking works for the construction of a house, garage and associated access. The removal of topsoil and subsoil to a maximum depth of 400mm was monitored across an area of about 488 square metres. A number of features were identified including a possible boundary wall and a small pit, both likely to be of 19th-century or later date. No further work was recommended. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Farrell, S. 10/2002. Report of Archaeological Watching Brief October 16th - 21st 2002, Newhall Point, Balblair, Highland. Unaffiliated. 29/11/2002. Digital (scanned as PDF).

Map

Location

Location Newhall Point, Balblair
Grid reference Centred NH 70932 66994 (92m by 53m) (Centred)
Map sheet NH76NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

  • Pit and other features, Newhall Point, Balblair (Monument)

Parent/preceding Site Events/Activities (1)

  • Geophysical survey, Newhall Point, Balblair (Ref: BAL 97)

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Oct 20 2014 2:20PM

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