Hall, Derek and Haggarty, George (2019) The industrial pottery. In: Cachart, Ray and Perry, David R. 2019. ‘A little earth above the stone’: Archaeological Investigations 2006–2012 for consolidation work at Moy Castle, Mull, Argyll and Bute. Technical Report. GUARD Archaeology Ltd..

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Abstract

The fifteenth-century Moy Castle tower-house on Mull was altered in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, but was abandoned as a domestic residence in 1752. Conservation works between 2006 and 2012, showed the alterations to have been additional turrets, caphouses and a garderobe. The garret entrance was relocated and the second floor chamber was converted into a kitchen. The roof slates form an important early assemblage and were shown to originate from the Slate Islands (Easdale).

Item Type: Monograph (Technical Report)
Additional Information: Full text version freely available at the official URL
Uncontrolled Keywords: Tower house, caphouse, Mull, Easdale slate, Flow Blue pottery
Subjects: C Auxiliary Sciences of History > CC Archaeology
D History General and Old World > D History (General) > D111 Medieval History
D History General and Old World > DA Great Britain
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture
N Fine Arts > NK Decorative arts Applied arts Decoration and ornament
Theme: Material culture: creation and use
Department: Scottish History and Archaeology (from 2012)
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Depositing User: Ross Anderson
Date Deposited: 17 Dec 2019 12:47
Last Modified: 17 Dec 2019 12:47
URI: http://repository.nms.ac.uk/id/eprint/2405

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