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Archaeological Evaluation

Date July 2006

Event ID 611923

Category Recording

Type Archaeological Evaluation


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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