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Mains Of Daviot

Bloomery Mound(S) (Period Unknown)

Site Name Mains Of Daviot

Classification Bloomery Mound(S) (Period Unknown)

Canmore ID 14309

Site Number NH74SW 6

NGR NH 725 406

NGR Description NH c. 725 406

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Daviot And Dunlichity
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Inverness
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NH74SW 6 c. 725 406

Several heaps of iron slag have been removed from the fields in the farm of Mains of Daviot.

W I Macadam 1893.

Local enquiries produced no knowledge of iron slag being found in the area around Mains of Daviot.

Visited by OS (J L D) 22 March 1962.


Note (1979)

Daviot House NH c.725 406 NH74SW 6

In 1887 Macadam noted the removal of 'several heaps of slag' from the fields around Mains of Daviot. These may indicate the site of a bloomery.


Macadam 1888, 234


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