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Archaeological Evaluation

Date July 2006

Event ID 611923

Category Recording

Type Archaeological Evaluation

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/event/611923

Two evaluation trenches were excavated at the Keiss Road broch. One trench was excavated within the central area of the broch, and a second one outside and to the NE of the broch. Both trenches measured 2 x 1m. The trench within the broch revealed no surviving in situ deposits. The trench outwith the broch revealed a topsoil deposit of at least 2m depth.

Archive to be deposited within NMRS.

Sponsor: AOC Archaeology, Caithness Enterprise Trust, Caithness and Sutherland Enterprise, National Museums of Scotland and University of Nottingham

A Duffy 2006

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