MHG7135 - Midden, 600m SE of Meikle Tarrel

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Type and Period (1)

  • SHELL MIDDEN (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH98SW 20 904 804.
Traces of a shell-midden are exposed on the neck of a coastal promontory 600m SE of Meikle Tarrel.
RCAHMS 1979, visited 1977.

Exposed by soil erosion on top of the coastal slope at NH 9044 8041 is a short band of cockle shells 0.4m below the surface.
Visited by OS (J B) 24 February 1981.


RCAHMS, 1979, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of Easter Ross, Ross and Cromarty District, Highland Region, 37, No. 348 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NH 9039 8040 (14m by 14m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH98SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish TARBAT

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