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Structure (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Fanellan

Classification Structure (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 346720

Site Number NH44SE 79

NGR NH 4862 4313

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Kiltarlity And Convinth
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Inverness
  • Former County Inverness-shire


Archaeological Evaluation (2012)

NH 4862 4313 Tower BF7 (4011161) A watching brief during topsoil stripping at Fanellan, near Beauly, identified the remains of a circular structure, consisting of an outer ditch and an inner ring of postholes, along with associated features, including a central hearth and two pits containing a large amount of burnt bone. All of the features were fully excavated and sampled, finds of pottery and lithics were also recovered.

Archive: RCAHMS (intended)

Funder: Scottish and Southern Energy Ltd/Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission plc

Heather James, Northlight Heritage



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