Driscoll, S.T., Alcock, L., and Alcock, E. (1989) Reconnaissance excavations on early historic fortifications and other royal sites in Scotland, 1974-84: 3, excavations at Dundurn, Strathearn, Perthshire. Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 119, pp. 189-226.
As part of a long-term programme of research on historically documented fortifications, excavations were carried out in 1976-77 at Dundurn, Strathearn, principally on the defences. A complicated sequence, spanning the sixth to the ninth centuries AD, was revealed in the citadel and encircling terrace rampart. The printed report gives a synthesis of the excavation results, and discusses the classification of hierarchically-organized forts and the material culture and economy of Dundurn.
|Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:||Driscoll, Professor Stephen|
|Authors:||Driscoll, S.T., Alcock, L., and Alcock, E.|
|Subjects:||D History General and Old World > DA Great Britain|
|College/School:||College of Arts > School of Humanities > Archaeology|
|Journal Name:||Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland|
|Publisher:||Society of Antiquaries of Scotland|
|Copyright Holders:||Copyright © 1989 Society of Antiquaries of Scotland|
|First Published:||First published in Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland 119:189-226|
|Publisher Policy:||Reproduced with the permission of the publisher|