MHG55857 - Undated hollow - Tornagrain Wood, Petty


An undated and unidentified hollow on a small knoll in Tornagrain Wood, Petty, seen in 1996.

Type and Period (1)

  • HOLLOW? (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A small hollow near the A96 in mature plantation at Tornagrain Wood was seen during a walkover survey in advance of a proposed new access road to Dalcross Airport by Wordsworth Archaeological Services in 1996. It was 14m away from a boundary bank (see MHG28216) and measured 4m x 2m and was over 1.25m deep. Its function was unknown but it lay outside the line of the propsed access road. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 7679 5060 (13m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH75SE
Civil Parish PETTY
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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