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Field notebook of C S T Calder (RCAHMS). Titled 'Shetland, Orkney'.

MS 36/118

Description Field notebook of C S T Calder (RCAHMS). Titled 'Shetland, Orkney'.

Date 31/7/1930 to 8/8/1935

Collection RCAHMS

Catalogue Number MS 36/118

Category Manuscripts

Copies SC 369996

Scope and Content Field notebook with sketches & measurements.1 1 Nesbister Hill (sketch of cist, pan & profile of cairn) 3 Muness Castle (plans) 7 St Magnus Tingwall (sketches & inscriptions) 12 Kirkasetter chapel site (Inv no 1526); Cross Kirk, Quendale (sketch of graveslab) 13 Click mill (Presum nr Quendale); graveslabs from Cross Kirk, Quendale 21 Vaila House 24 Vementry cairn (plan & elevation) 26 Sand church (plan) 27 Kirk Holm (plan) 29 Broch of Burland (sketch of entrance passage) 30 Kirk of Ness, Yell (sketches of graveslabs) 34 Old Hall of Brough (plans) 37 Kirk of Ness cont. 38 Graveslab built into Fetlar church 39 Crosskirk Eshaness churchyard (plan, graveslab) 40 Ronas Hill (plan & elevation) 41 Hillswick churchyard 42 Kames of Isbister; Fethaland (plan) 43 Gardie House 45 Hill of Dale (plan) 48 Clickhimin (elevations) 57 Scalloway Castle (plans) between pp61 & 62 is a section of a small notebook dated 10 & 14 July 1931, sewn in upside down and paginated 60a-t 60a Point of the Hurds 60c Pundsberg 60e Groni Field (plan) 60h Cunningsburgh (Mail cemetery) (sketch of graveslab) 60i Muckle Hamar 60j Muckle Ward Vementry (plan) 60l Ward of Silwick 60m Vivilie Loch 60n Clickhimin 60o Mangaster (plan) 60p Turdale Water 60r Nounsbrough burnt mounds (Inv no 1452) 60s Noonsbrough; Ness of Noonsbrough 60t Benie Hoose (plan) 61 Busta House (plan of dovecot) 65 Wyre, Skirmie Clett (plan, section) 67 Wideford Hill (plan) 69 Swinister (sketch of cupmarks) 70 Exnaboe kilnbarn (plan & section) 74 Tingwall graveyard gravestones 77 Fetlar, Fiddler's Crus (plan) 80 Funzie Girt 81 Fetlar steatite workings; Turra Field cairns 82 enclosure at Sugil, Fetlar 83 Hamara Field (plan of cist) 84 Hamara Field enclosure (plan) 85 Hylta Rows (not identified) 87 Tingwall churchyard cont (inscription) 88 Skelberry House, Dunrossness, & nearby grooved stone (not in Inv) 89 burnt mounds between Boddam & Skelberry 90 Southvoe burnt mound 91 Exnaboe & Stakigarth burnt mounds 93 Broch of Lunabister; Muckle Heog 94 Balta Isle cairn (not in Inv); list of booths 95 Cumlins, Yell 97 Hamnavoe broch 98 Hamnavoe burnt mound 99 The Gifford memorial in Hillswick churchyard (inscription); sketch plan of cairn with cist at Snarri Geo, Sandwick 101 Sandwick enclosure 102 The Benie Hoose with tracing of plan of Icelandic structure; Ward of Hoorin 103 cupmarks at Brough (sketch) 104 The Pier House, Symbister (plans) 107 Voe Church (plan, graveslabs) 109 Lunna House 110 Lunna Church (plan, memorial) 113 Lunna monastery 115 Voe Church (plans)


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Collection Level (551 1) RCAHMS

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

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