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South Queensferry

No Class (Event)

Site Name South Queensferry

Classification No Class (Event)

Canmore ID 300187

Site Number NT17NW 302

NGR NT 113 778

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Edinburgh, City Of
  • Parish Dalmeny
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District City Of Edinburgh
  • Former County West Lothian

Activities

Watching Brief (7 April 2008 - 2 July 2008)

NT 113 778 A watching brief was carried out 7 April–2 July 2008 on a proposed road access route. The work consisted of trial pitting and borehole extraction along the three options proposed as the new access road. A total of 150 trial pits were excavated and 24 borehole pre-drilling inspection pits monitored. No archaeological remains were recorded.

Archive: RCAHMS (intended). Report: WoSAS SMR, CECAS SMR and RCAHMS

Funder: Ritchies

MC Kilpatrick (GUARD), 2008

Watching Brief (12 May 2009 - 29 September 2009)

NT 113 778 A watching brief was carried out 12 May–29 September 2009 on site investigation works associated with the construction of a proposed road access route for the Forth Replacement Crossing (south side). A total of 111 machine excavated test pits and six hand-excavated boreholes were monitored. No significant archaeological remains were discovered.

Archive: RCAHMS (intended). Report: CECAS SMR, RCAHMS and WoSAS SMR

Funder: Ritchies (Division of Edmund Nuttall Ltd)

Christine Rennie – GUARD

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