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Historic Scotland Archive Project

551 113

Description Historic Scotland Archive Project

Collection Historic Scotland Archive Project

Catalogue Number 551 113

Category All Other

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/collection/1176412

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Collection Level (551 113) Historic Scotland Archive Project

Preview Category Catalogue Number Title Date Level
Manuscripts MS 829/18 Coastal Erosion Assessment, Lewis. A report for Historic Scotland. Volume 1: Introduction, Methodology and Gazetteer for Aird Drollageo to Rubha Garson. Volume 2: Gazetteer for Rubha Garon to Ranish, Discussion and Conclusion. 1997 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 725/241 North Sutherland Survey: Coastal Zone Assessment report. Kyle of Durness to Torrisdale Bay. Volume 1 (Report for Historic Scotland) Appendices. Includes a list of previously unrecorded sites not in NMRS at September 1997. Appendices to MS 725/223. 1998 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 725/242 North Sutherland Survey: Coastal Zone Assessment report. Kyle of Durness to Torrisdale Bay. Volume 2 - Maps and gazetteer of sites. Appendices to MS 725/223. 1998 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 1028/189 Fordhouse Barrow, House of Dun, Montrose. Conservation report on the ceramic finds from the 1996 excavations. 26/2/1999 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 1028/190 Fordhouse Barrow, House of Dun, Montrose. Conservation report on the bone finds from the 1996 excavations. 26/2/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 56401 T King's Caves Survey Cave S1: General view inside cave with setting and rock pillar. From S without scale. 1994 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 56402 T King's Caves Survey Cave S1: Spiral patterns on cave wall. Detailed shot from N without scale. 1994 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 725/271 Report (GUARD 689) of an archaeological survey and excavation of St Ninian's Isle for Historic Scotland and Shetland Amenity Trust 2000 Item Level
On-line Digital Images On-line Digital Images SC 562016 Excavation photograph: View of timbers of bridge found in moat, partial reconstruction. 24/6/1959 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 1028/205 Report on the conservation of the Iron Assemblage from the 1977 excavations. 5/2000 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images BP 1/01 PO Camster, Long: Chambered Cairn Photographs of the excavations by P R Ritchie to remove collapse material and facilitate consolidation work. General views and details of the cairn structure, passage and chamber. 7/1966 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images BP 1/02 PO Camster, Long: Chambered Cairn Photographs of the excavations by P R Ritchie to remove collapse material and facilitate consolidation work. General views and details of the cairn structure, passages and chambers after removal of collapse material. 5/1967 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images BP 1/50 Camster, Long - Excavation in Cuttings IV & V, and on the NW and SE revetments 18 excavation negatives of the SW forecourt, and the NW and SE revetments between 07.5m - 20m N: 2-3: Cutting IV: SW forecourt extra revetment. Note the basal stones within the old ground surface. 4-6: 10 - 12m N: Collapsed walling on the SE side. 11-13: Cutting V: Pitched and horizontal stones against the inner face of horn D and the forecourt platform. 14-15: 13 - 20m N: NW revetment wall and cairn after the removal of the upper layer of pitched stones. 16: Cutting V: Pitched and horizontal stones against the inner face of horn D and the forecourt platform. 17: 07.5 - 10m N: Extra revetment, collapsed walling and old ground surface. 18: Cutting V: Section through the forecourt blocking at 20.5m E. 19-21: 15 - 20m N: Pitched construction on the NW side of the long cairn after the removal of the upper layer of pitched stones. 22: Archaeologist in site hut. 1976 Batch Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images BP 1/88 Camster, Long - Excavation of NW wall and the old ground surface 20 negatives of the cairn wall between 27 - 30m N, plus the old ground surface at 27 - 29m N: 2-5: Section through the NW wall at 30m N. 6-9: Section through the NW wall at 27m N. 10: Old ground surface at 27 - 29m N after the removal of the basal courses on the NW side of the cairn. Note the stone holes. 11-12: S face of section through the cairn at 29.5m N. 13-15: NW cairn wall at 27m N. 16-18: NW cairn wall at 29m N. Some packing has been removed. 19-21: NW cairn wall between 27 -29m N before the addition of further wall stones. 1980 Batch Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images BP 1/87 Camster, Long - Excavation of the cairn and features within the old ground surface 35 negatives of the cairn's construction, plus stakeholes, postholes and burnt areas beneath the cairn: 4: B 52 bomber over Camster. 5-11: Section through the cairn at 29.5m N. 12-13: Grey-ash burnt area - feature at 20.1m N 21m E. 14-15: Possible posthole e at 26m N 24m E. 16-17: Posthole 8 at 32.4m N 19.6m E. Emptied but with the packing left in situ. 18-19: Burnt area at 27.8m N 21m E, including posthole 7. 20-21: Oval depression at 28.8m N 21.3m E. Before half sectioned. Also posthole 7 and nearby stakeholes. 22: Posthole 8 at 32.4m N 19.6m E. Some packing stone removed. 23-24: Burnt area and oval depression 28 - 29m N 21 - 22m E after further stone removal. 25-28: Possible posthole f at 25.3m N 19.5m E during excavation. 29-35: Posthole 6 at 25.4m N 19.9m E and possible posthole 25.6m N 19.75m E. 36-38: NW wall between 27 -30m N after the removal of the long cairn and before the addition of fallen wall stones. 1980 Batch Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images BS 5/06 CS Ratho Quarry excavation archive 30 slides of Areas 1, 2 and 3. Includes the sunken-featured building, the SE palisade feature, the fragment of ring-ditch and various pits. 1-3: Tower shots of sunken-featured building including quernstone and associated features 1038 & 1036. 4: Half section of pit - 2071 & 2072. 5-8: Half sections A - D of palisade feature - 3000 & 3001. 9: Half section of the fragment of ring-ditch - 3002 & 3003. 10: General views of the palisade feature - 3000 & 3001. 11: Part of structure 2 (2074). 12: Half section of feature - 3004 & 3005 - in baulk. 13: Three persistent drying patches 2075, 2076 & 2077. 14: Pebbles 1044 below the quern and surface 1038. 15: Half section of feature - 2079 & 2080. 16: Half section of feature - 3007 & 3006. 17: Half section of feature - 2083 & 2084. 18: Half-sectioned pit (2081 & 2082) cutting rectilinear feature F2078/2074. 19: Half section of pit - 2085 & 2086. 20: Half section of pit - 3008 & 3009. 21: Section at corner of rectilinear feature - 2078 & 2074. 22: Section through pit - 2089 & 2090. 23: Section through pit - 2087 & 2088. 24: Rectilinear feature - 2078. 25: Post excavation view of GUARD scoop (1015). 26: Sunken-featured building after removal of layer 1035. 27: View of the blast pit. 28: Box section and packing of posthole (1046). 29: S facing baulk section - 1024, 1025 & 1026. 30: Pit - 1069 & 1070. 1993 Batch Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images BS 5/07 CS Ratho Quarry excavation archive 19 slides of Area 1, plus general site views. Includes various pits, palisade alignments and the sunken-feature building. 1: Packing stones within pit - 1050 & 1051. 2: Palisade and intercutting pit - 1057 & 1058. 3-4: Palisade terminals at S - 1022 & 1025. 5: Section through the palisade 1021, 1022 & 1023. 6-8: N end of palisade 1022 & 1025 showing packing 1022 cutting 1025. 9: Cut and fill of inner palisade - 1026 & 1025. 10: Half section of pit - 1065 & 1066. 11: Half section of pit - 1061 & 1062. 12: Interface between the floor of the sunken-featured building and natural. 13-19: General shots of the sunken-featured building and of site. 1993 Batch Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images BS 5/08 CS Ratho Quarry excavation archive 17 slides of illustrations. Location maps, site plans and finds drawings (urns 1 and 2, the accessory cup, a pin and three loomweights). 1993 Batch Level
Prints and Drawings BD 4/01 Various drawings including published plans and small finds illustrations, plus a plan, tables and drawings relating to the cremation urns. 1-4: Site plans - Areas 1-3. 5: Small finds drawings of three loomweights. 6: Site plan (part of the GUARD assessment). Details the cremation urns and ring ditch. 7: Illustration 23 (1995) - analysis of material within the cremation urns. 8-11: Rough drafts for the schematic 'unrolling' of the decoration on Urn 1. 1993 Batch Level
Prints and Drawings BD 4/02 Various site plans of Areas 1-3. 1-2: 1:200 composite plans of all features excavated. 3: 1:20 plan of Area 1. Includes the ring ditch and the palisade alignments. 4: 1:20 plan of Area 1. Includes the palisade alignments and the sunken-featured building. 5: 1:20 plan of Area 2. Includes pits and rectilinear srtucture 2. 6: 1:20 plan of Area 2 and 3. Includes pits, rectilinear structures 1 and 2, the fragment of ring ditch and continuation of palisade alignment. 7: 1:20 plan of rectilinear structure 1 (Area 2). 8: 1:20 plan of rectilinear structure 2 (Area 2). 9: 1:20 plan of the Neolithic features (Area 1). 1993 Batch Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images BS 5/01 CS Ratho Quarry excavation archive 23 slides of Areas 1 and 3. General views of the site before excavation, after stripping and during cleaning. Detail includes shots of ring-ditch 1000, pit 1014, stone setting 1012 and cremation 1008. 1-13: General views of site before excavation and after stripping (including the GUARD trench), plus the holloway leading up to site. 14: Non-feature in Area 3. 15-16: Section through ring-ditch 1000. 17: Pit 1014 before excavation. 18-20: General views of ring-ditch 1000, stone setting 1012 and tree hole 1013. 21: Stone setting 1012 to the W of the ring-ditch. 22-23: Section through unurned cremation 1008. 1993 Batch Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images BS 5/02 CS Ratho Quarry excavation archive 17 slides of Areas 1 and 2. Includes excavation of the ring-ditch, the palisade alignments and rectilinear structure 1. 1-3: Palisade features 1021 and 1026. 4-5: Feature 1030 inside ring-ditch before excavation. 6: Loomweight (SF1008) in situ in house occupation layer 1035. 7-8: Stone setting 1012. 9: Terminal of ring-ditch 1000D. 10: Pit 1011 cut by ring-ditch 1000. 11: Feature 1030. 12: Loomweights during excavation. 13: Section through interior of stone setting 1012. 14-17: General view of structure 1 (2009) and pit group 2003 et al. 1993 Batch Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images BS 5/03 CS Ratho Quarry excavation archive 20 slides of Areas 1 and 2. Includes excavation of cists and the sunken-featured building. 1: Stone setting 1012 post excavation. 2-3: Section and post excavation shots of destroyed cist 2003. 4: Oval pit 2005 with fill 2004 in section. 5-10: Tower views of sunken-featured building. 11: Section through small oval feature 2012. 12-17: Views of the sunken-featured building. 18-20: Detail of the loomweight cluster. 1993 Batch Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images BS 5/04 CS Ratho Quarry excavation archive 25 slides of Areas 1 and 2. Includes detail of the loomweights and quern, the sunken-featured building and various pits. 1: 3 loomweights in NE quadrant of the sunken-featured building. 2: Large loomweight in NE quadrant. 3: Stones in centre of the sunken-featured building. 4: Quern stone 1073. 5: Stones of wall? Feature 1039 to the N of the sunken-feature building. 6: Fire cracked? stones in the NE quadrant of the sunken-feature building. 7: Pit - 2022 & 2021. 8: Sub-square feature - 2038 & 2037. 9: Small pit - 2026 & 2025. 10: Pit - 2028 & 2027. 11: Pit - 2014 & 2013. 12: Pit - 2005 & 2004 fully excavated. 13: Pit - 2016 & 2015. 14: Pit - 2018 & 2017. 15: Pit - 2036 & 2035. 16: Sections through rectilinear feature 2009 - the S side of structure 1. 17: Pit - 2040 & 2039. 18: Pit - 2048 (& post pipe) 2047. 19: Pit - 2050 & 2049, excavated by GUARD. 20: Pit - 2054 & 2053. 21: Pit - 2048 & 2047. 22: Pit - 2052 & 2051. 23: Pit - 2042 & 2041. 24: Pit - 2046 & 2045. 25: Pit - 2058 & 2057. 1993 Batch Level

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