MHG2975 - Bloomery, Mains of Daviot

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Type and Period (1)

  • BLOOMERY (Undated)

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Full Description

Several heaps of iron slag have been removed from the fields in the farm of Mains of Daviot.
W I Macadam 1893.

Local enquiries produced no knowledge of iron slag being found in the area around Mains of Daviot.
Visited by OS (J L D) 22 March 1962.


Macadam, W I, 1893, 'Notes on the ancient iron industry of Scotland', Trans Inverness Sci Soc Fld Club Vol. 3 1883-8, p.222-63, 234 (Text/Publication/Article). SHG1212.


RCAHMS, 1979, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of North-east Inverness, Inverness District, Highland Region, 29, No. 234 (Text/Report). SHG2673.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NH 7249 4060 (30m by 30m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH74SW
Civil Parish DAVIOT AND DUNLICHITY
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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