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Field notebook of A O Curle (RCAHMS). Titled 'Caithness No. III'.

MS 36/13

Description Field notebook of A O Curle (RCAHMS). Titled 'Caithness No. III'.

Date 20/7/1910 to 10/8/1910

Collection RCAHMS

Catalogue Number MS 36/13

Category Manuscripts

Scope and Content Field notebook with notes and sketches. Starts with 'Pict's Ho (50)' as on page 56 of Curle's journal no II. p 1v Langwell chambered cairn; p 2v Langwell fortified enclosure; p 3 Borgue Langwell broch; p 4 rough plan Borgue Langwell aisled house; p 5 Langwell Castle; p 5v Berriedale; p 6 An Dun broch; p 7 hut circle & mounds near An Dun (Inv no 231); pp 8, 9 hut circles near Braemore Lodge (Inv nos 232, 233); p 10v aisled buildings Braemore; p 11 Braemore church and hut circles; p 16 Ousdale Burn broch; p 17 Upper Borgue broch; p18 Burg Ruadh broch; p 18v standing stone Upper Borgue; p 19 Dunbeath chambered cairn; p 20 bell tower Latheron; p 20v standing stones Latheron; p 22 Latheron cross-slab; p 23 Smerral broch; p 23v Smerral Wood broch; p 24 Guidebest stone circle (sketch plans); p 25v Latheronwheel Bridge broch; p 26 p 30 aisled buildings Wag (sketch plan); p 31 Achnaclyth hut circle (sketch); 28 July p 32v Houstry cairns; p 34 Cnoc na Maranaich cairns; p 34v Achorn broch; p 36 Achorn settlement (sketch plan); p 37 Balcraggie cairns & hut circles; p 37v Dunbeath broch; p 40v Ballentink broch; p 42 Ballachy chapel; p 42v Ballachy broch; p 43 Knockinnon Castle; p 43v Knockinnon broch; p 44 Latheronwheel cairn; p 45 Appnag Tulloch broch; p 46 Rumster broch; p 46v Golsary broch; p 47v Forse stone circle (sketch plan); p 48v Forse doocot; p 49v Usshily broch; p 50v Wag of Forse; p 54 Forse Castle; 30 July p 57 Rangag standing stone; p 57v Acharaskill clearance cairns; p 58 Greystell Castle broch; p 58v Achkinloch stone setting (sketch); p 60v Achkinloch cairn; 4 August p 62 Tulloch Beag; p 62v Tulloch Mor; p 63v Dirlot Castle; p 64v Achalibster hut circle (Inv no119); p 65 St Peter's Chapel;Leosag broch; 5 August p 65v North Calder broch; Framside broch; p 67 Achavarn broch; p 68 Shean Harraig broch (Inv no113); p 68v Upper Sour broch; p 70 Thurso Museum: bells; p 72v food vessel in Thurso Museum (sketches) p74 14th century inscribed stone at St Peter's Thurso; 16th cent graveslab p75v Ulbster Stone p76v carved stone in garden in Thurso and 17th cent house(Inv no425) (sketch plan) p77v sketch of candlestick p78 Scrabster broch p79 Brims Castle p80v sites around Brims p81v Dorrery hut circle, standing stone & cairn p85v Ben Freicadain cairn & fort p86v Tulach a t-Sionnaich cairn p87v tulloch of Assery cairns p88v Westfield cairn (inv no140) p89 Knockglass broch p90 St Trostan's Westerdale

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Collection Level (551 1) RCAHMS

Group Level (551 1/8) Investigators' Field Notes

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