The Tarbat Discovery Programme

Martin Carver, 2017

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The Tarbat Discovery Programme

Location World regionBritish Isles and Ireland
British Isles countryScotland
DistrictHighland
PlacePortmahomack
PlaceTarbat Ness
PlaceHilton of Cadboll
TGNWorld, Europe, United Kingdom, Scotland, Highland, Portmahomack [1051005]
TGNWorld, Europe, United Kingdom, Scotland, Highland, Tarbat Ness [1012551]
TGNWorld, Europe, United Kingdom, Scotland, Highland, Hilton of Cadboll [7461339]
Grid reference OSGB291480 884020
Grid reference Latitude longitude
bounding box
57.837868
-3.827941 -3.821054
57.83374
Subject Archaeological Objects (Scotland)ANIMAL REMAINS
Archaeological Objects (Scotland)KNIFE
Archaeological Objects (Scotland)TEXTILE EQUIPMENT
Archaeological Objects (Scotland)TEXTILE
Archaeological Objects (Scotland)SLAG
Archaeological Objects (Scotland)SHOE
Archaeological Objects (Scotland)POTTERY
Archaeological Objects (Scotland)PLANT REMAINS
Archaeological Objects (Scotland)MOULD
Archaeological Objects (Scotland)LITHIC IMPLEMENT
Archaeological Objects (Scotland)LEATHER
Archaeological Objects (Scotland)WEIGHT
Archaeological Objects (Scotland)FAUNAL REMAINS
Archaeological Objects (Scotland)ENGRAVED OBJECT
Archaeological Objects (Scotland)CRUCIBLE
Archaeological Objects (Scotland)COIN
Archaeological Objects (Scotland)CARVED OBJECT
Library of Congress Subject HeadingsArchaeology
Library of Congress Subject HeadingsExcavations (Archaeology)--Scotland
Monument Type (Scotland)GRAVE SLAB
Monument Type (Scotland)GRAVE
Monument Type (Scotland)PICTISH SYMBOL STONE
Monument Type (Scotland)SHELL MIDDEN
Monument Type (Scotland)ENCLOSURE
Monument Type (Scotland)METAL WORKING SITE
Monument Type (Scotland)ROUNDHOUSE
Monument Type (Scotland)CIST
Monument Type (Scotland)CHURCH
Monument Type (Scotland)CHAPEL
Monument Type (Scotland)LEATHER WORKING SITE
Monument Type (Scotland)BURIAL
Monument Type (Scotland)KILN BARN
Monument Type (Scotland)STRUCTURE
Monument Type (Scotland)SMITHY
Period MIDASEarly Medieval
MIDASMedieval
MIDASPost Medieval
Project dates Created From01-MAR-1994
Created To30-SEP-2014
First Released31-MAR-2017
Intervention Date From01-MAR-1994
Intervention Date To30-SEP-2014
Identifiers Related HER No.MGH 8473
SAM or SM No.12793
Related information Associated PublicationCarver M O H Portmahomack. Monastery of the Picts (Edinburgh University Press, 2016)
Associated PublicationCarver M O H, Justin Garner-Lahire and Cecily Spall Portmahomack on Tarbat Ness. Changing ideologies in North-East Scotland, sixth to sixteenth century AD (Edinburgh: Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 2016)
Associated PublicationSpall C.A. 2011. Have we got a parchmenerie? Identifying parchment making at a dry-preserved site: the evidence from Portmahomack, Tarbatness, Ross-shire, in R.Thompson and Q.Mould (eds) Leather Tanneries, the archaeological evidence, 93-102
Associated PublicationSpall C.A. 2006 All that glitters: the case for goldworking at the early medieval monastery at Portmahomack Historical Metallurgy 40(1) 42-48
Associated PublicationCarver M.O.H. 2008 Portmahomack Monastery of the Picts (Edinburgh University Press)
Data types available Database16 objects
Image383 objects
Spreadsheet9 objects
Text86 objects
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