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West Lothian Archaeology Group

Flying visit to

West Mulchaich

with

Inverness / Ross and Cromarty Young Archaeologists Clubs

13 June 2009

Aerial Photo

MAP

Mulchaich / Ferintosh Project (NOSAS)

Kite photos

 

Susan Kruse taking photos with our kite rig

John Wombell demonstrating his kite rig before handing over control  to club members

John Wombell

Northern corner of the site (~ ^ north)

Area south of the above image (~ > south)

(~ < south)

The ground details visible in the above kite aerial photographs were surprisingly good considering the poor weather.  'Vertical' shots in the prevailing wind were not possible without access to the field to the north, which contained a crop.  We had hoped to take oblique shots of the entire site from higher ground to the south-east but the already variable, weak wind vanished completely.  In retrospect, pole shots from the higher ground would have been useful.

 

Pole photos taken by club members