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Records from the Department of Archaeology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland

551 100

Description Records from the Department of Archaeology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland

Date 1989 to 2010

Collection Records from the Department of Archaeology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland

Catalogue Number 551 100

Category All Other

Scope and Content The collection comprises papers from the Department of Archaeology, Glasgow, and also its associated commercial unit, GUARD. Excavation archives comprise drawings, negatives, photographs, slides, digital media and reports. The archive documents excavations for large housing developments, wind farms, road schemes and community heritage trails. Notable projects include excavations at Hilton of Cadboll in 2001, commissioned by Historic Scotland; and along the route of the new dual carriageway A1 through East Lothian for the former Scottish Executive Trunk Roads Design and Construction Division (now Transport Scotland) between 2001 and 2007. Associated publications, A Fragmented Masterpiece: Recovering the Biography of the Hilton of Cadboll Pictish Cross-Slab and The Lands of Ancient Lothian; Interpreting the Archaeology of the A1 have since been produced.

Archive History Excavation archive material is deposited at RCAHMS by GUARD as projects are completed.

System of Arrangement Material is grouped by excavation site and organised roughly in the chronological order by which it was received.

Related Material The Historic Scotland Archive Project Collection holds GUARD excavation archives for Hilton of Cadboll.

Access Conditions Access is unrestricted.

Administrative History GUARD (Glasgow University Archaeological Research Division) was founded in 1989 and undertakes commercial contracts, research and consultancy in archaeology and heritage for industry and government, working across the UK and internationally. They provide a full range of archaeological services and products to academic standards established by the University of Glasgow. Glasgow University Archaeological Research Division ceased to accept new business from 31 December 2010.

Accruals Further accruals are expected.

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/collection/1176399

Collection Hierarchy - Collection Level

Collection Level (551 100) Records from the Department of Archaeology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland

Preview Category Catalogue Number Title Date Level
Manuscripts MS 1571 Report: Firth of Forth. An archaeological investigation (Inchkeith and Dalgety Bay, Fife). 2002 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 1691 Report: Lochan Taynish. Excavation of Recessed Platform. 2003 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 1743 Report: An archaeological field survey of two fields, Claughreid Farm, Galloway. Certificate in Field Archaeology, Year III Project. 2002 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 1741 Kilfinan Church, Cowal. Report of an archaeological watching brief carried out on behalf of Tod and Taylor Architects. 28/1/2004 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 1719 Report: 17 Main Street, East Kilbride. Archaeological Watching Brief. 2004 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 1704 Data structure report: High Street, Airth, Falkirk. Carried out on behalf of Ecosse Homes Ltd. 2004 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 1592 Report of a standing building and topographic survey carried out on behalf of Scottish Coal, on Waud Mine Blacklead, House of Water, New Cumnock. Report by GUARD. 10/2003 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 1781 Report: Cairneyhill Quarry, Caldercruix (North Lanarkshire). 14/4/2004 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 2053 Report: Cavalry Park. Archaeological Assessment. 14/7/2004 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 2054 Report: Doonbrae, Alloway. Archaeological Test Pits and Watching Brief. 16/6/2004 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 2056 Report: Neilston Parish Church. Archaeological Watching Brief, Trial Trenching and Human Bone Analysis. 29/7/2004 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 2000 Data structure report: Lochnell Arms Hotel. 23/6/2004 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 2200 Data structure report: Citadel Place, Ayr. 2004 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 2060 Report: Bearsden Roman Fort (East Dunbartonshire). An archaeological evaluation and excavation. 2003 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 2061 Report: Greenlaw, Newton Mearns. Phases 1 and 2. Data Structure Report. 2004 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 2212 Report: Linlithgow Palace, West Lothian. Archaeological watching brief. 2005 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 2213 Report: Ardrishaig and Kintarbert. Archaeological assessment. 2004 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 2203 Report: Caldercruix Paper Mill (North Lanarkshire). Archaeological assessment. 2004 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 2485 Report: 6 Shell Knowe, Ballantrae. Archaeological evaluation by GUARD. 9/2005 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 2486 Report of an archaeological watching brief near Poll Eistean, Knockaird, Ness, Isle of Lewis. 5/2005 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 2463 Report of an archaeological watching brief by GUARD: Dalmellington Motte, Ayrshire. 2003 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 2361 Croalchapel: An archaeological evaluation by GUARD. 2/2005 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 2518 Report of an archaeological watching brief at Linlithgow Palace by GUARD. 10/2005 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images SC 1017375 Digital copy of excavation photograph. General view of excavation of burnt mound. 1991 Item Level

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