Aberdeen, Broad Street, Provost Skene's House And Archway

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Aberdeen, Broad Street, Provost Skene's House And Archway

Site Name Aberdeen, Broad Street, Provost Skene's House And Archway

Classification House (16th Century), Sundial(s) (period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Cumberland House; Victoria Lodging House; 45 Guestrow

Canmore ID 20175

Site Number NJ90NW 52

NGR NJ 94198 06385

Datum Osgb36 - Ngr

Council Aberdeen, City Of

Parish Aberdeen

Ordnance Survey licence number 100020548. All rights reserved.
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Archaeology Notes

Event ID 671330

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Archaeology Notes

NJ90NW 52 94198 06385.

(NJ 9419 0638) Provost Skene's House (NAT)

OS 25" map, (1955).

During repair work to central heating pies, part of the stone floor of the old kitchen was uplifted within the 17th-century part of this house. No archaeological deposits were found, but a stone incised with the letters 'THHR' was discovered. It had been part of the floor and after being recorded, was replaced.

Sponsor: City of Aberdeen District Council.

A Cameron 1991.

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