MHG47489 - Cropmarks, Tarscavaig

Summary

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Type and Period (4)

  • SITE (Undated)
  • PIT ALIGNMENT? (Unknown date)
  • QUARRY (Unknown date)
  • RIG AND FURROW (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (01/11/2004)
NH64NW 96 6326 4872

Indeterminate cropmarks have been recorded on oblique aerial photography (RCAHMSAP 2000) lying on gently sloping ground about 350m N of Tarscavaig.
Information from RCAHMS (KMM) 16 July 2004 <1>

The description of these photographs state that they are centred on the cropmarks of possible quarries, pit-setting and rig with cropmarks adjacent. <2>

Jim Bone photographed these cropmarks in 2009 and supplied a copy of the photograph to the Highland HER. <3>


<1> RCAHMS, 02/2008, Annual update from Canmore, 262698 (Dataset). SHG24123.


<2> RCAHMS, Canmore, online database of the Royal Commission for the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS), 262698 (Interactive Resource/Online Database). SHG23282.


<3> Bone, J, 2008-9, Aerial photographs of various HER sites submitted by Jim Bone (Image/Photograph(s)/Aerial Photograph/Oblique). SHG25362.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6320 4875 (533m by 401m)
Map sheet NH64NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish KILLEARNAN

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