MHG8564 - Rosemarkie Churchyard, shell midden

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Type and Period (1)

  • SHELL MIDDEN (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

The cemetery lies at a considerable height over the modern beach levels and so the potential discovery of a shell midden here is of interest. However the cemetery is in use and extensively occupied with graves, either grassed, graves or gravel paths, so no evidence of a midden - HAW 4/2004

See also:
NH75NW0007 Church
NH75NW0100 Burial ground
NH75NW0199 Churchyard wall
NH75NW0087 Rosemarkie No. 1
NH75NW0088 Rosemarkie No. 3
NH75NW0092 Rosemarkie No. 6
NH75NW0096 Rosemarkie No. 2
NH75NW0097 Rosemarkie No. 4
NH75NW0098 Rosemarkie No. 5
JHooper, 22/7/2002
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NH75NW 20 737 576.

Nothing can now be seen of a shell midden, noted in Rosemarkie Churchyard (centred NH 7372 5760) in 1912.
D Fraser 1912; RCAHMS 1979, visited 1979.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 7371 5759 (14m by 14m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH75NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish ROSEMARKIE

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