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Aerial view of Daviot quarry, Inverness-shire, looking NE.

SC 1903406

Description Aerial view of Daviot quarry, Inverness-shire, looking NE.

Date 2000

Collection Papers of James Sloan Bone, landscape historian, Inverness, Highland, Scotland

Catalogue Number SC 1903406

Category On-line Digital Images

Scope and Content The photo looks at the faces of Daviot quarry which opened in 1948, now operated by the Breedon group supplying crushed rock and aggregates. Occupying the flat summit of the rocky hill above the quarry is Dun Davie, the mutilated remains of a sub-oval fort, with a possible vitrified outer defence, probably early Bronze Age to Pictish. It is listed in the Atlas of Hillforts of Britain and Ireland. Title and Scope & Content contributed by North of Scotland Archaeological Society (2021).

Accession Number 2019/15

External Reference P11435


File Format (TIF) Tagged Image File Format bitmap

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