EHG965 - Detailed survey and artefact collection - Uamh an Ard Achadh (High Pasture Cave), Isle of Skye

Technique(s)

ENVIRONMENTAL SAMPLING, PHOTOGRAPHIC SURVEY, TOPOGRAPHIC SURVEY

Organisation

West Coast Archaeological Services

Date

2002

Description

Following the discovery of archaeological deposits in High Pasture Cave in May 2002, a photographic record and detailed survey was undertaken of the cave passage where the deposits were located by West Coast Archaeological Services. This was followed by a grid collection of disturbed faunal remains and archaeological material through the length of the fossil passage, which were under constant threat from visiting cave parties to the area. <1>

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Map

Location

Location Uamh an Ard Achadh (High Pasture Cave), Isle of Skye
Grid reference Centred NG 5942 1974 (3m by 13m)
Map sheet NG51NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Unitary Authority HIGHLAND
Country SCOTLAND
Civil Parish STRATH

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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