MHG23808 - Carn A' Gharbh-Choire


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Type and Period (1)

  • ROAD (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH82NW 50 8248 2632

A section was excavated across the Old Coach road from Perth to Inverness at a location immediately N of the main railway line to Inverness and adjacent to the slip road from the A9 to Tomatin.
The road was abandoned about 1897 and the trench located the road surface and drainage ditch to the N.
G R Curtis 1974; NMRS MS/958/3

Curtis, G R, 1981, 'Roads and bridges in the Scottish highlands: the route between Dunkeld and Inverness 1725-1925', Proc Soc Antiq Scot Vol. 110 1978-80, p.475-96, 475-96 (Text/Publication/Article). SHG1427.

Archaeology for Communities in the Highlands (ARCH), 2011, Digital site gazetteer and archive for ARCH Community Timeline Project: Strathdearn, Site 28 (Collection/Project Archive). SHG25599.

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Grid reference Centred NH 8248 2632 (30m by 30m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH82NW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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