MHG8955 - Mountrich Farm

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Type and Period (1)

  • SHELL MIDDEN (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH56SE 13 562 606.

A kitchen-midden, partly destroyed by railway, lies below farm of Mountrich and a little E of the Craig railway bridge. It is mainly composed of whelks, cockles and oysters. It produced no flint implements.
N Macrae 1923.

Not located. Visited by OS (J B) 25 July 1975.


MacRae, N, 1923, The romance of a royal burgh: Dingwall's story of a thousand years, 343 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2489.


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. 350 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 5619 6060 (14m by 14m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH56SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish KILTEARN

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