MHG50358 - Memorial To Peach And Horne, Geologists
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Type and Period (1)
- COMMEMORATIVE MONUMENT (20th Century - 1901 AD to 2000 AD)
- None recorded
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Visited by the Assynt's Hidden Lives project in November 2009. Quarried stone mortared blocks monument in very good condition. A bronze inscription plaque on the south elevation reads: "To Ben N Peach and John Horne who played the foremost part in unravelling the geological structures of the north west Highlands 1883-1897. An International tribute erected 1930". <2>
Highland Council Archaeology Unit, HCAU Slide Collection Sheet 17, 340 (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG24430.
<1> RCAHMS, 02/2008, Annual update from Canmore, 286575 (Dataset). SHG24123.
<2> Cavers, G & Hudson, G, 05/2010, Assynt's Hidden Lives: An archaeological survey of the the parish, 136, p.130 (Text/Report/Fieldwork Report). SHG24882.
- --- Image/Photograph(s): Highland Council Archaeology Unit. HCAU Slide Collection Sheet 17. Colour slide. . Digital (scanned). 340.
- <1> Dataset: RCAHMS. 02/2008. Annual update from Canmore. Digital. 286575.
- <2> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Cavers, G & Hudson, G. 05/2010. Assynt's Hidden Lives: An archaeological survey of the the parish. AOC Archaeology Group and Historic Assynt. 01/08/2010. Digital. 136, p.130.
|Grid reference||Centred NC 2491 2221 (20m by 20m) (Buffered by site type)|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/286575 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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