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Perth, 72-4 High Street

Midden (Period Unassigned), Unidentified Pottery

Site Name Perth, 72-4 High Street

Classification Midden (Period Unassigned), Unidentified Pottery

Canmore ID 77403

Site Number NO12SW 251

NGR NO 119 236

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Perth And Kinross
  • Parish Perth
  • Former Region Tayside
  • Former District Perth And Kinross
  • Former County Perthshire

Archaeology Notes

NO12SW 251 119 236.

A watching brief on contractors' trenches and ground reduction on a yard to the rear of the High Street property revealed the floor slabs and foundations of the former Victorian building below which were showing undisturbed deposits to a depth of at least 0.80m. Dark midden deposits, oyster shell and post-medieval pottery were revealed.

Sponsor: HS.

R Cachart 1992.

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