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'Criag Phadrig Money', folder containing correspondence and account summaries in relation to Craig Phadrig excavation finances.

MS 7262/3

Description 'Criag Phadrig Money', folder containing correspondence and account summaries in relation to Craig Phadrig excavation finances.

Date 1970 to 1972

Collection Alan Small

Catalogue Number MS 7262/3

Category Manuscripts

Scope and Content - Correspondence from Mr Wilkinson (Inverness County Council) to Alan Small 13/3/1972, regarding £100 grant for 1972 excavation, and response 17/3/72 - Correspondence from L Maclean (Honorary Secretary Inverness Field Club) to Alan Small 4/3/1972, regarding £100 grant and response 9/3/1972 with discussion of student assisting excavations - Correspondence from Kenneth Wood to Alan Small 25/2/1972 and response 1/3/1972, regarding expenses for Benbecula trip and application for a grant for Craig Phadrig - Letter from A Henshall (Society of Antiquaries of Scotland) to Alan Small 25/2/1972, regarding application for a grant for Craig Phadrig excavation - Letter from Edward Meldrum (Inverness Field Club) to Alan Small 30/9/1972, regarding Interim Report and excavation finances - Excavation Account (abstract) - Letter from Alan Small to Treasurer of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland22/6/1971, regarding grant award - Letter from Alan Small to Edward Meldrum (Inverness Field Club) 20/7/1972, enclosing copy of income and expenditure for year - Correspondence regarding Craig Phadrig Interim Report- copies sent out, from J M Cook 14/1/1972; Charles 13/1/1971, Graham Ritchie and response 18/1/1972 - Correspondence from Colin Renfrew regarding copy of Craig Phadrig Interim Report - Correspondence from Robin G Livens regarding copy of Craig Phadrig Interim Report 17/1/1972 - Correspondence from Alan Small to Professor T Hamada (Rikagaku Kenkyusho) 27/7/1971, regarding sending of further samples for radio carbon dating - Correspondence from Alan Small to A Henshall (National Museum of Antiquities Scotland) 30/7/1971, regarding donations - Correspondence from T Hamada (Rikagaku Kenkyusho) to Alan Small 5/8/1971, receipt of samples sent for dating - Correspondence from Alan Small to Edward Meldrum (Inverness Field Club) 9/9/1971, regarding Sheldon Fay’s excavation and expenses for radio carbon dating - Correspondence from Alan Small to Sheldon Fay 3/9/1971, regarding Fay’s plans and mechanical excavations. Includes plan of excavation in 1972 and sum required for season - Handwritten draft of letter to Sheldon Fay of 1/9/1971 - Black and white photograph , oblique aerial view of Craig Phadrig - Document 12/10/1971: ‘Summary Report of 1st Season’s Work’ Alan Small - Correspondence from Alan Small to Secretary of Scottish Development Department 12/10/1971, letter enclosing report of first season’s work at Craig Phadrig - Letter from Alan Small to Sheldon Fay 7/10/1971, reporting radio carbon dates - Letter from Hunterian Museum Glasgow to Alan Small, regarding excavation and field visits - Correspondence form Edward Meldrum (Inverness Field Club) to Alan Small 22/9/1971, regarding Sheldon Fay, possible funding from 1972 season, backfilling of site, removal of site hut and talks to be delivered; response 11/10/1971, regarding results of radiocarbon dates and payment - Application for book loan, University Library Dundee 29/9/1971 - Letter from Alan Small to R B K Stevenson (National Museum of Antiquities Scotland) 8/9/1971, organising meeting - Correspondence from Kenneth Steer (Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland) to Alan Small 10/11/1971, regarding dates of ramparts - Correspondence from Kenneth Steer (Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland) to Alan Small 1/11/1971, request for Craig Phadrig photograph and response 8/11/1971, with discussion of dates - Letter from R B K Stevenson (National Museum of Antiquities Scotland) to Alan Small 5/11/1971, regarding Council for British Archaeology AGM and prints of mould, cast being made by the conservation lab, and response 8/11/1971 - Letter to R B K Stevenson from Alan Small 16/6/1971 - Excavation account abstract for Craig Phadrig - Craig Phadrig excavation accounts - Letter from A Henshall (Society of Antiquaries of Scotland) to Alan Small 17/3/1972, regarding £50 grant to Craig Phadrig - Letter from Inverness Courier to Alan Small 10/3/1972, regarding Craig Phadrig accounts - Postcard from Graham Ritchie (Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments o f Scotland) to Alan Small 25/3/1971 regarding poly bags - Letter from Alan Small to Chief Constable, Police Headquarters Inverness 11/6/1971 informing police of excavation and the possibility of finding human remains and the preferred procedure - Letter to Alan Small from Chief Constable, Police Headquarters Inverness 15/6/1971, with instruction to report findings of human bones immediately - Correspondence from Alan Small to Roy Ritchie (Department of Environment) 12/3/1971, regarding plans for Craig Phadrig; letter from Alan Small to S Cruden (Department of Environment) 12/3/1971, regarding plans for Craig Phadrig excavation; copy of letter from Forestry Commission to Edward Meldrum (Inverness Field Club) 6/4/1971, regarding funding and approval for excavation; letter from Edward Meldrum (Inverness Field Club) to Alan Small 10/4/1971, regarding Forestry Commission letter of 6/4/1971; letter from Alan Small to Roy Ritchie (Department of Environment) 14/4/1971, regarding excavation permission; letter from Alan Small to Edward Meldrum 15/4/1971, regarding excavation permission - Letter from Edward Meldrum (Inverness Field Club) to Alan Small 7/5/1971, regarding accommodation details for 1971 Craig Phadrig excavation; letter from Edward Meldrum (Inverness Field Club) to Alan Small 1/5/1971, regarding Aberdeen University grant and general Craig Phadrig chat - Letter from Alan Small to Edward Meldrum (Inverness Field Club) 13/5/1971, confirming accommodation details and discussing excavation permission - Letter from Mr Cameron (Royal Academy Inverness) to Alan Small 22/4/1971, with offer of help from students of soil resistance meter; and reply from Alan Small 23/4/1971 - Correspondence from S McLean to Alan Small 29/6/1971, enquiring about a fort on the west of Loch Brora; reply from Alan Small 30/6/1971 - Correspondence from Edward Meldrum (Inverness Field Club) to Alan Small 5/9/1970, initial dealings and plans regarding the proposed Craig Phadrig excavation - Letter from Sheldon Fay to Alan Small 25/6/1971, regarding travel arrangements - Craig Phadrig, Provisional Estimate of Expenditure 1972 - Craig Phadrig account abstract - Letter from Alan Small to the Town Clerk, Inverness 12/1/1972, regarding grant proposal - Letter from Miss J Joyce to Alan Small 26/7/1971, enclosing cheque towards expense of radio carbon dating; reply from Alan Small 26/7/1971, enclosing photograph - Letter from Edward Meldrum (Inverness Field Club) to Alan Small 19/10/1971, regarding financial matters and Fays words with the Inverness Courier - Letter from M O Anderson to Alan Small 23/6/1971, donation of £25 to excavation; and reply from Alan Small 23/6/1971 - Letter from Alan Small to Kenneth Wood (University of Aberdeen) 1972, seeking funding for the 1972 Craig Phadrig season - Correspondence from Edward Meldrum (Inverness Field Club) to Alan Small 23/10/1970, regarding ‘Dark Ages in the Highlands’ book; reply from Alan Small 25/10/1970, meeting to discuss possibility of excavation; reply from Edward Meldrum 29/10/1970, discussion of dig permissions; letter from Edward Meldrum to Alan Small 7/1/1971, discussion of students for excavation; letter from Alan Small to Professor Vasari 25/2/1971, regarding pollen analysis of Scotland; letter from Alan Small to Society of Antiquaries of Scotland25/2/1971, request for funding, letter from Alan Small to Sheldon Fay 2/2/1971, plan for excavation in 1971 – finances; letter from A Henshall (Society of Antiquaries of Scotland) to Alan Small 17/3/1971, application form for funding - Letter from Alan Small to Edward Meldrum (Inverness Field Club) 8/9/1970, initial plans prior to thought of excavation

Accession Number 2000/225

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