MHG62386 - Dyke - Red Burn, Edderton
Ruined dyke, Red Burn
Type and Period (1)
- DYKE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- None recorded
In August 2015, a walkover survey was undertaken in Morangie Forest, Edderton by Anne Coombs on behalf of the Forestry Commission Scotland to identify and demarcate archaeological sites in advance of pre-thinning operations.
A turf dyke lies to the east of a ruined farmstead and is likely to be associated with it. It runs north-south for c.100m (according to the1st Ed OS) along the west edge of the forestry plantation. (see MHG62385). <1>
1st Edition OS 6" <2>
NGR adjusted based on 1999-2001 aerial photographs <3>
- <1> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Coombs, A.. 2021. Pre-thinning Walkover Survey: Morangie July 2015. Anne Coombs. 29/10/2021. Digital. XY
- <2> Image/Map: Ordnance Survey. 1881. Ordnance Survey 1st edition 6 inch map: Ross-shire. Digital.
- <3> Image/Photograph(s)/Aerial Photograph/Vertical: Get Mapping. 1999-2001. Get Mapping colour vertical aerial photography 1999-2001 (The Millennium Map).
|Grid reference||Centred NH 7295 8367 (11m by 113m)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
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