MHG54157 - Medieval and post medieval ditches, Sutherland Road, Dornoch


A number of ditches recorded during archaeological evaluation; one contained possible medieval pottery.

Type and Period (1)

  • DITCH (Medieval to 21st Century - 1058 AD to 2100 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A number of ditches were noted in Trench 13, during evaluation at Dornoch. One trench contained a sherd of olive green glazed, possibly medieval, pottery. Two other ditches contained modern material. <1>

The exact position of these ditches could not be determined from the sources. Their approximate location is represented on the GIS, as estimated from the textual description given. <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NH 7915 8936 (44m by 34m) Approximate extent. Based on textual description given in source - approx
Map sheet NH78NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DORNOCH

Finds (1)

  • SHERD (Medieval - 1058 AD? to 1559 AD?)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (1)

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