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Watching Brief

Date 11 March 2013 - 12 March 2013

Event ID 993920

Category Recording

Type Watching Brief


NH 7270 5655 (centred on) A watching brief was undertaken, 11–12 March 2013, during the excavation of three trenches for new signs. The removal of a set of grass bars at each of the existing information boards was also monitored. The work recorded indications of distinct phases of landscaping, including an 1876 ha’penny, found in the small trench excavated immediately SW of the path, S of the entrance gate at the N end of the grounds.

Archive: RCAHMS (intended)

Funder: Historic Scotland

Paul Fox, Kirkdale Archaeology, 2013

(Source: DES)

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