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Motte (Medieval)(Possible)

Site Name Doune

Classification Motte (Medieval)(Possible)

Alternative Name(s) Doune Of Rothiemurchus; Doune Policies; Doune House Policies

Canmore ID 104383

Site Number NH80NE 33

NGR NH 8862 0985

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Duthil And Rothiemurchus
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Badenoch And Strathspey
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NH80NE 33 8862 0985

Fieldwork in this area by Dr T C Welsh has revealed a variety of archaeological features.

T C Welsh 1993.

NMRS, MS/737/2, no. 12.

The earthwork, identified by T C Welsh, may correspond to the motte described by P Yeoman (NH90NW 3) but incorrectly positioned at NH 925 067 (Scottish Archaeological Review 1983).

Information from RCAHMS (AKK, PM) 15 July 1996

Scheduled as Doune of Rothiemurchus, motte.

Information from Historic Scotland, scheduling document dated 9 November 2000.


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