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caves of mid Argyll

an archaeology of human use

by Christopher Tolan-Smith

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Published by Society of Antiquaries of Scotland in Edinburgh [Scotland] .
Written in English

  • Argyllshire (Scotland),
  • Scotland,
  • Argyllshire.
    • Subjects:
    • Prehistoric peoples -- Scotland -- Argyllshire.,
    • Caves -- Scotland -- Argyllshire.,
    • Kitchen-middens -- Scotland -- Argyllshire.,
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Scotland -- Argyllshire.,
    • Argyllshire (Scotland) -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [176]-182) and index.

      Statementby Christopher Tolan-Smith ; with contributions from Lindsay Allason-Jones ... [et al.].
      SeriesMonograph series / Society of Antiquaries of Scotland ;, no. 20, Monograph series (Society of Antiquaries of Scotland), no. 20.
      ContributionsAllason-Jones, Lindsay., Society of Antiquaries of Scotland.
      LC ClassificationsGN806.A73 T65 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 184 p. :
      Number of Pages184
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3770129M
      ISBN 100903903202
      LC Control Number2003501588

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Caves of mid Argyll by Christopher Tolan-Smith Download PDF EPUB FB2

Caves offer a natural shelter and they often hold evidence of the earliest settlement. Christopher Tolan-Smith set out on a programme of fieldwork on caves and rockshelters in Mid Argyll to answer the question of why settlement on the west coast of Scotland appeared to in Mid Argyll to answer the question of why settlement on the west coast of Scotland appeared to happen later than in the islands.

The Geology of the Seaboard of Mid Argyll, Including the Islands of Luing, Scarba, the Garvellachs, and the Lesser Isles, Together With the Northern Portion of Mull.

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The early settlement of Argyll remains elusive and this book reminds us that fundamental questions remain to be answered about the changing role of cave sites from Mesolithic to modern times. Thankfully the presence of a natural shelter for every km of coastline ensures that the potential of the caves of Mid-Argyll is by no means exhausted.

The Caves Of Mid Argyll: an archaeology of human use. By Christopher Tolan-Smith. Pp87 illustrations. ISBN 20 2 Edinburgh: Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Monogr Author: Nyree Finlay. THE REMAINING CAVES OF SCOTLAND excluding: Appin, Applecross, Assynt, Caithness, Hebrides, Kintyre, Mid-Argyle, Orkneys, St Kilda, Schichallion, Shetland, Skye, Southern Highlands and South Western Scotland, and Sutherland compiled by Tony Oldham 63 pp surveys etc.

This book has been published to bring the original New Caves of Scotland up-to date and to record the. Description The Caves of Mid-Argyll. Date to Collection General Collection.

Catalogue Number / Category All Other. Scope and Content Field and research archives from a survey of caves and rock-shelters in Mid-Argyll. Accession Number / Mid Argyll & Kintyre covers a large swathe of mainland Argyll & Bute.

It extends from Southend near Campbeltown in the south to, almost, Dalmally in the north, a distance by road of miles. The description below starts in the south and progresses north and then east. The Mid Argyll MacAlpins are more difficult to locate in the primary sources in the s, but in the s they appear and are linked to the Ailean Mac Eáin family.

On 6 May John McDonche VcAlpine (Eáin Mac Donnchaidh Mhic Ailpín) was a witness to a sasine given by Alexander Scrymgeour at Kirnan, Kilmichael Glassary parish.

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plastic bags or liners. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Tolan-Smith, Christopher. Caves of mid Argyll. Edinburgh [Scotland]: Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, Argyll This page lists books about birds and birdwatching in Argyll. Argyll includes a number of the islands of the Inner Hebrides including Mull, Islay and Jura.

It also includes the Kintyre peninsula. The books are arranged by publication date with the most recent at the top of the page. Appin Cave Guide Supplement. Young () Appin Cave Guide Supplement, revised.

Young () Caves of Kintyre and Mid-Argyll. Oldham () Caves of Schichallion. Dowswell. GSG 5 () Caves of Skye. Ryder. GSG Occ. Publ. 7 () Caves of South Western Scotland.

Oldham () The New Caves of Scotland. Oldham. The cave is down a steep and rocky climb on the east side of the island, which had a pre clearance population of close toand is also known by its Gaelic name of “Uamh na gaisgeach”, translated as the “cave of the famous warrior.” It was used for Sunday services right up until Much inspiration also came from the publication in of Ian Bradley’s book, “Argyll, the making of a spiritual landscape”.

At risk of preaching to the converted, the area of Mid Argyll that the walk traverses, includes landscapes of breathtaking, inspirational beauty, the. LiveArgyll was established by Argyll and Bute Council and is a company which is limited by guarantee, governed by its articles of association.

This charitable company (charity. South of Kilmartin, the hill fort of Dunadd was the first seat of the kings of Dalriada, as this area was once known. Here you can see the faint rock carving of a wild boar and two footprints believed to be linked to a coronation ceremony, or look out over the nine-mile Crinan Canal, which snakes its way across the plain linking the villages of Crinan and Ardrishaig.

Ideal book for the armchair caver mine explorer. SB £ > >THE CAVES OF KINTYRE and Mid Argyll together with a supplement to the mines of the area by Tony Oldham second revised and much enlarged edition August 56 pp 40 colour photos, including front and rear covers.

Society of Antiquaries of Scotland () Society of Antiquaries of Scotland books and monographs [data-set]. York: Archaeology Data Service Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Edinburgh () Download Monograph Series Number Tolan-Smith, C. () The Caves of Mid Argyll. Society of Antiquaries of Scotland: Edinburgh.

ISBN: locations in Mid-Argyll. To ensure a place on the walks please book in advance by phoning All children should be accompanied by a responsible adult and we ask that only well trained dogs under close control or on a lead at all times. No dogs on route 6 please. Robust footwear, particularly for the moderate and strenuous walks will be.

Mid-Argyll. Mid-Argyll is a vague term that loosely describes the central wedge of land south of Oban and north of Kintyre. The highlights of this gently undulating scenery lie along the sharply indented west coast, in particular the rich Bronze Age and Neolithic remains in the Kilmartin valley.

Book .Argyll was also a medieval bishopric with its cathedral at Lismore, as well as an early modern earldom and dukedom, the Dukedom of Argyll. It borders Inverness-shire to the north, Perthshire and Dunbartonshire to the east, and —separated by the Firth of Clyde — neighbours Renfrewshire and Ayrshire to the south-east, and Buteshire to the y: Scotland.St Columba's Cave, cave and chapel, Knapdale is a Scheduled Monument in Mid Argyll, Argyll and Bute, Scotland.

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