Thesaurus Term/Concept: OPEN AREA EXCAVATION

Identifier 145151
Class EVENT TYPE
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note Controlled investigation, recording and removal of archaeological deposits according to the principles of strategraphic excavation. The size of an open area can range from holes to examine pile foundations to extensive trenches of 100 square meters.

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Instances/Examples (27)

Context Record
Event Type EHG5233 Archaeological Open Area Excavation - Cromarty Medieval Burgh Community Archaeology Project (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG5232 Archaeological Test Pitting and Open Area Excavation - Cromarty Medieval Burgh Community Archaeology Project (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG4772 Excavation - Balblair Wood, Beauly (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG5448 Excavation - Bracara Road, Culduthel (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG5117 Excavation - Canal Parks, Bught Road, Inverness (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG4840 Excavation - Carn Liath Broch, Golspie (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG1277 Excavation - Castle Street, Inverness (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG5556 Excavation - Crosskirk Broch (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG4839 Excavation - Dun Flodigarry, Staffin (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG4838 Excavation - Farm Fields, Kinloch, Rhum (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG5452 Excavation - Hut circle 22a, Knocknagael to Tomatin 275kV Overhead Line (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG5451 Excavation - Hut circle 5a, Knocknagael to Tomatin 275kV Overhead Line (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG4856 Excavation - Kinbeachie, Black Isle (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG4850 Excavation - Langwell Dun, Strath Oykel (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG5125 Excavation - Lemlair parish church (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG5483 Excavation - New housing development, Stratton (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG5400 Excavation - Proposed Burn of Whilk Borrow Pit 1 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG5375 Excavation - proposed new substation site, Connagill (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG4354 Excavation - Rhiconich hut Circle, Sutherland (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG5376 Excavation - Torbreck Longhouse, Loch Bhuide (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG5407 Excavation - Tornagrain Phase 1A (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG5445 Excavation and watching brief - Morayston Bio-digester, Tornagrain (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG108 Trial trenching and excavation - Allanfearn (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG5443 Trial trenching and excavation - Zero C Eastern site, Tornagrain (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG5038 Watching Brief - UHI Student Accommodation, The Meadows, Dornoch (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG4774 Watching brief and excavation - Beauly-Denny OHL Tower BF7, Fanellan, Beauly (Event - Intervention)
Event Type EHG4773 Watching brief and excavation - Beauly-Denny OHL Tower BF8, Fanellan, Beauly (Event - Intervention)