MHG8564 - Rosemarkie Churchyard, shell midden
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Type and Period (1)
- SHELL MIDDEN (Undated)
- None recorded
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
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
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.
- --- Text/Publication/Volume: Fraser, D. 1912. Fortrose: a garden city by the sea. 96.
- --- Text/Report: RCAHMS. 1979. The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of the Black Isle, Ross and Cromarty District, Highland Region. . 24, No. 168.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 7371 5759 (14m by 14m) (Buffered by site type)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
Related Monuments/Buildings (1)
Related Investigations/Events (0)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/14337 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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