10.16 Bibliography

back to the top

Adamson, D B 2014 Commercialisation, change and continuity: an archaeological study of rural commercial practice in the Scottish Highlands. PhD Thesis, University of Glasgow.

Adamson, D and Bailie, W 2015a ‘Excavating a Highland Inn’. History Scotland Jan- Feb 2015, 11-13.

Adamson, D and Baillie, W 2015b ‘The demise of Tigh Caol, an eighteenth century drovers’ inn’  Archaeology Reports Online  17.

Anon. 1816 An Account of the Depredations committed on the Clan Campbell, and their followers, during the years 1685 and 1686, By the Troops of the Duke of Gordon. Marquis of Athol, Lord Strathnaver, and others; when the Earl of Argyll rose in arms to oppose the Tyranny of James VII with an estimate of the losses sustained, and the names of the Sufferers. Edinburgh, Lochgilphead Archives Ref 941.423 L.C.

Appleby , P G and Oldfield F 1978 ‘The calculation of 210Pb dates assuming a constant rate of supply of unsupported 210Pb to the sediment’. Catena 5, 1-8.

Appleby, P G and Oldfield F 1984 ‘Dating of lake sediments and ombrotropic peats by Gamma-Assay’. Science of the Total Environment 69, 157-177.

Armstrong, D 2013 ‘New Directions in Caribbean Historical Archaeology’, in Oxford Companion to Caribbean Historical Archaeology edited by William F. Keegan, Corinne L. Hofman, and Reniel Rodríguez Ramos. Oxford University Press.

Atkinson, J 1996 Phase 2: Excavations at Allt na Caerdaich, Argyll and Fasagh, Loch Maree- Undated Research design. University of Glasgow.

Atkinson, D and Hale A 2012 SCARF Marine and Maritime Panel Report. https://scarf.scot/scarf-marine-panel-report.

Atkinson, J A and Photos-Jones, E 1999 Scottish Bloomeries Project: Interim Report 1996. GUARD Report No. 268.2

Atkinson J A and Photos-Jones E 1999 ‘Brave at heart: clanship and the work of the Highland smith’ proceedings of the Metals in Antiquity Conference, Harvard University 9-13 September 1997.

back to the top

Bailie, W 2011 ‘Lochaweside, Portsonachan’ Discovery and Excav Scot Vol 12, 36.

Bailie W 2014 ‘Tigh Caol, Strathlachan’ Discovery and Excav Scot Vol 15, 49.

Baker, F 2012 ‘Ellan Vow’ Discovery and Excav Scot Vol 13, 33.

Barnett G W T 1959 Lead in Islay, Contribution to the Future of non-Ferrous Metal Mining in Great-Britain and Ireland. A Symposium. Institute of Mining and Metallurgy.

Begg, A 1999 Deserted Settlements of Kilmartin Parish. Argyll and Bute Library Service, Dunoon.

Begg, A 2002 Deserted Settlements of Glassary Parish. Argyll and Bute Library Service, Dunoon.

Bil, A 1990 The Shieling 1600-1840. John Donald, Edinburgh.

Birch, S 2011a ‘Auch Estate, Bridge of Orchy’ Discovery and Excav Scot Vol 12, 34.

Birch, S 2011b ‘Island of Ulva’ Discovery and Excav Scot Vol 12, 49.

Birch, S 2012 ‘Island of Ulva’ Discovery and Excav Scot Vol 13, 49-50.

Boswell, J 1785  The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides.

Bradford, E F 1991 MacTavish of Dunardry. E F Bradford, Whitby.

Brown, M 2012 Scotland’s Lost Gardens. RCAHMS.

Byrne, K 1997 Colkitto! A Celebration of Clan Donald of Colonsay (1570-1647). House of Lochar, Argyll.

back to the top

Caldwell, D H 2001 Islay, Jura and Colonsay: A historical Guide. Birlinn.

Caldwell, D H 2008 ‘Islay the Land of the Lordship’, Chapter 12, 231-240.

Callander R 1995 ‘Descriptions of a corrugated Iron Building and a Hooded Fireplace on Mull’ in Vernacular Building 19, 50-54.

Campbell, A 2004 A History of Clan Campbell, Volume 3, From the restoration to the Present Day. Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh.

Campbell, H 1915 ‘Further notes on the Campbells of Duntroon’, The Genealogist 31, 239-243.

Campbell, H 1922 ‘Extracts from Poltalloch Writs’. The Genealogist 38 (71-77, 135-145, 183-193).

Campbell, H 1933 Abstracts of the Particular Register of Sasines for Argyll, Bute and Dunbarton Otherwise known as the Argyll Sasines. 1.  Edinburgh.

Campbell, H 1934 Abstracts of the Particular Register of Sasines for Argyll, Bute and Dunbarton Otherwise known as the Argyll Sasines, 2. Edinburgh.

Campbell, B M S 2016 The Great Transition. Climate, Disease and Society in the Late-Medieval World, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 464.

Campbell, M and Sandeman, M 1961 ‘Mid-Argyll: an archaeological survey’, Proc Soc Antiq Scot 95 (1961-2), 1-125.

Campbell, J L and Thomson, D 1963 Edward Lhuyd in the Scottish Highlands 1699-1700. Oxford.

Clare J 2011, (various sites)  Discovery and Excav Scot Vol 12, 37-43.

Clark A O M 2002 ‘Taynish Mill’ in The Kist No 64 Autumn 2002, 1-3.

Cregeen, E R 1959 ‘Recollections of an Argyllshire drover with historical notes on the West Highland cattle trade’, Scottish Studies 3, Part 2, 143-163.

Cregeen, E R 1963 Inhabitants of the Argyll Estate 1779. Scottish Record Society, Edinburgh.

Cregeen, E R 1964 Argyll Estate Instructions: Mull Morvern and Tiree 1771-1805. Edinburgh.

Cregeen,  E R 1970 ‘The Changing Role of the House of Argyll in the Scottish Highlands’ in Phillipson and Mitchison, 5-23.

Cregeen E R 2004 ‘Recollections of an Argyllshire Drover’ and other Chronicles. John Donald.

Cressey, M 1993a ‘Research note’, Dorren, D and Henry, N 2012a ‘Inbhir Laraichean, Glen Loin’ Discovery and Excav Scot Vol 13, 33, 1993, 65.

Cressey, M 1994 ‘Mulreesh (Killarow and Kilmeny parish): survey of Mulreesh lead mine’, Discovery Excav Scot, 1994. Page(s), 54 and Figure 26

Cressey, M 1995 The Identification of Early Lead Mining: Environmental, Archaeological and Historical Perspectives from Islay, Inner Hebrides. University of Edinburgh Unpublished PhD Thesis.

back to the top

Dalglish, C J 2003 Rural society in the Age of Reason: an archaeology of the emergence of modern life in the Southern Scottish Highlands. Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers. London.

Dalglish, C J 2009 ‘Understanding landscape: Inter-disciplinary Dialogue and the Post-medieval Countryside’ in Horning, A and Palmer, M (eds) Crossing Paths or Sharing Tracks? Future directions in the archaeological study of post-1550 Britain and Ireland. Woodbridge, Boydell Press, 233-254.

Devine, T M 1994 Clanship to Crofters’ War: The Social Transformation of the Scottish Highlands. Manchester University Press, Manchester.

Devine T M, 1999 A Conservative People: Scottish gaeldom in the Age of Improvement,. In Eighteenth century Scotland a new perspective.

Devine T M, 2006 Clearance and Improvement: Land Power and people in Scotland 1700-1900.

Dewar, J 1964 The Dewer manuscripts. Vol 1 Scottish West Highland Folk tales. Glasgow.

Dodgshon, R A 1980 ‘The origins of traditional field systems’, in Parry, M L and Slater, T R (ed) The Making of the Scottish Countryside, 69-92. Croom Helm, London.

Dodgshon, R A 1988 West Highland Chiefdoms 1500-1745 in Mitchison, R and Roebuck, E (eds) Economy and Society in Scotland and Ireland 1500-1745. Edinburgh.

Dodgshon, R A 1993 ‘West Highland and Hebridean settlement prior to crofting and the Clearances: a study in stability or change?’ Proc Soc Antiq Scot 123 (1993), 419-38.

Dodgshon, R A 1998 From Chiefs to Landlords: Social and Economic Change in the Western Highlands and Islands c1498-1820. Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh.

Dorren, D and Henry, N 2012a ‘Inbhir Laraichean, Glen Loin’ Discovery and Excav Scot Vol 13, 33.

Dorren, D and Henry, N 2012b ‘Bocard’ Discovery and Excav Scot Vol 13, 36-37.

Duffy P 2012 The Isle of Bute: An Archaeological Research Framework. Discover Bute Landscape Partnership and Brandannii.

back to the top

Ellis, C 2011a ‘Kerrera, Torbhain Mor’ Discovery and Excav Scot Vol 12, 48.

Ellis, C 2011b ‘Pennyfuir’ Discovery and Excav Scot Vol 12, 48.

Ewart, G and Triscott, J 1996 ‘Archaeological excavations at Castle Sween, Knapdale, Argyll and Bute, 1989-90’. In Proc Soc Antiq Scot 126 (1996), 517 – 557.

back to the top

Fairhurst, H 1960 ‘Scottish clachans’, Scottish Geographical Magazine76, 67-76.

Fairhurst, H 1963 ‘Auchindrain’, Scott Studies 7, 230-4.

Fairhurst, H 1968, ‘An old estate plan of Auchindrain, Mid-Argyll’, Scot Stud, 12, 183-7.

Fenton, A 1976 (reprinted 1999) Scottish Country Life. Tuckwell Press, East Linton.

Fergusson, L 2009 Wanderings with a Camera in Scotland. RCAHMS.

Forsythe, W and McConkey, R 2012 Rathlin Island: An Archaeological Survey of a maritime Landscape. Northern Ireland Environment Agency.

Funari, P 1997 Archaeology, history and historical archaeology in South America. International Journal of Historical Archaeology 3(1), 189-206.

back to the top

Gailey, R A 1960 Settlement and Population in Kintyre 1750-1800, Scottish Graphical Magazine  76 91960) 99-107.

Gailey, R A 1962a ‘Peasant houses of the South-west Highlands and Islands: distribution, parallels and evolution’, Gwerin3 (1960-2), 227-42.

Gailey, R A 1962b ‘The evolution of Highland rural settlement, with particular reference to Argyllshire’, Scott Stud 6 (1962), 155-77.

General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, 1834-45. The New Statistical Account.

Gomez, R V and Casimiro, T 2013 Post-medieval archaeology in Portugal. Post-Medieval Archaeology 47(1): 17-34.

Grant, I F 1961 (reprinted 1995) Highland Folk Ways. Birlinn, Edinburgh.

Grant , I F 2007 The Making of Am Fasgadh: An account of the Origins of the Highland Fold Museum by its Founder. Edinburgh.

Grant, K  2016  ‘Mo Rùn am Fearann’ – ‘My Love is the Land’: Gaelic Landscapes of the 18th and 19th centuries. University of Glasgow unpublished PhD Thesis.

back to the top

Haldane, A R B 1997 The Drove Roads of Scotland. Birlinn, Edinburgh.

Hall, M and Price N 2012 Modern Scotland: Archaeology, the Modern past and the Modern present. ScARF Panel Report. https://scarf.scot/

Henry, B 1998 A Preliminary Archaeological Survey on Coll, Argyll and Bute. ACFA Occasional Paper No. 41.

Historic Scotland, 2012 ‘Review of Railway Signal Boxes’ Discovery and Excav Scot. vol 13, 192-3.

Historic Environment Scotland 2016 Historic Environment Scotland Asssessment of Significance: Bonawe Iron Furnace, Unpublished.

Horning, A and Breen, C 2013 ‘Port Mor’. Discovery and Excav Scot Vol 14,40.

Horning, A and Forsythe, W 2013 ‘Ardskenish’. Discovery and Excav Scot Vol 14, 38-9.

Horning, A and Palmer, M (eds) 2009 Crossing Paths or Sharing Tracks: Future Directions in the Archaeological Study of Post-1550 Britain and Ireland. Boydell and Brewer, Woodbridge.

Hume J 1977 Industrial Archaeology of Scotland. Vol 2 The Highland and Islands. London

Hunter- Blair, A 2011 ‘Campbeltown’  Discovery and Excav Scot Vol 12, 32.

back to the top

Islands Book Trust, 2014 The Secret Island: Towards a History of Tiree.

back to the top

James, H F 1998a ‘Isle of Gunna (Coll parish)’, Discovery Excav Scot (1998), 17.

James, H F 1998b Gunna. GUARD Project Report 502, Unpublished mss, GUARD, University of Glasgow.

James, H F 2004a Glennan, Argyll. GUARD Project Report 1795, Unpublished mss, GUARD, University of Glasgow.

James, H F 2004b Bàrr Mór, Kilmartin, Argyll: Data Structure Report. GUARD Project 1445, Unpublished mss, GUARD, University of Glasgow.

James, H F 2005a Glennan, Ford, Argyll: Standing Building Survey and Archaeological Excavation. GUARD Project Report1796, Unpublished mss, GUARD, University of Glasgow.

James, H F 2005b Glennan, Kilmartin, Argyll: Excavations 2005. GUARD Project Reports 2018 and 2033, Unpublished mss, GUARD, University of Glasgow.

James, H F 2005c Old Poltalloch House: Standing Building Survey. GUARD Project Report 1492. Unpublished mss, GUARD, University of Glasgow.

James, H F 2006 Ardnaw Farm, Kilmory Knap, Argyll Standing Building Survey and Watching Brief. GUARD Report 1864, University of Glasgow.

James, H F 2009 Medieval Rural Settlement: A Study of Mid-Argyll, Scotland. PhD Thesis University of Glasgow.

James, H F 2014 Hidden Heritage of a Landscape: Vengeful Vikings and Restless Rustlers. Northlight Heritage Report No 79.

Johnston, S 1775 A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland.

Johnson-Smith, DJ 2002 “Barbarous, and yet mixed with some shew of civilitie:” The Clan MacFarlane of North Loch Lomondside c.1570-1800. University of Glasgow unpublished MA Thesis.

Jopela, Albino and Per Detlef Fredriksen 2015 Public archaeology, knowledge meetings and heritage ethics in southern Africa: an approach from Mozambique, World Archaeology 47(2): 261-284.

back to the top

Kehane A 1985  ‘Some Nineteenth Century Sheepfolds in Argyllshire’ in Scottish Vernacular Building (9), 29-39.

back to the top

Lamb, H H 1977 Climate: Present, Past and Future, Volume 2: Climatic History and the Future, Methuen Press, 835pp.

Lawrence, S and Davies P, 2010 An Archaeology of Australia since 1788. Springer, New York.

Lelong, O 2014 ‘Geilston House survey’ in Guide for Practitioners 4 Measured Survey and Building Recording. Historic Scotland.

Lewis, H 1984 ‘The charcoal-fired blast furnaces of Scotland: a review’. Proc Soc Antiq Scot, 114 (1984), 433-479.

Lewis, J  2011 ‘Tullich to Kilmelford Overhead Line Renewal’  Discovery and Excav Scot Vol 12, 49.

Lyndsay J M 1975 ‘Charcoal Iron Smelting and its fuel supply, the example of the Lorn Furnace, Argyllshire 1753-1876’ Journal of Historical Geography 1, 3, 1975, 283-298.

back to the top

MacGibbon, D and Ross, T 1887-92 The Castellated and Domestic Architecture of Scotland, vol 5. Edinburgh.

MacGibbon, D and Ross, T 1897 The Ecclesiastical Architecture of Scotland Vol 1. David Douglas, Edinburgh.

Macinnes, A I 1996 Clanship, Commerce and the House of Stuart, 1603-1788. East Lothian, Tuckwell.

Macinnes, A I 1998 ‘Scottish Gaeldom from clanship to commercial landlordism, c 1600 – c 1850’, in Foster, S, Macinnes A and MacInnes, R 1998 Scottish Power Centres from the Early Middle Ages to the Twentieth Century, 162-190. Cruithne Press,Glasgow.

Mariečević, Mithen and Wicks 2011 ‘Airigh Ghuaidhre’. Discovery and Excav Scot Vol 12, 44-45.

Mariečević, Mithen and Wicks 2012 ‘Airigh Ghuaidhre’. Discovery and Excav Scot Vol 13, 46.

Martin, C 2012 ‘Port Haunn, Mull’ Discovery and Excav Scot. vol 13, 50.

Martin, C 2017 A Cromwellian Warship Wrecked off Duart Castle Mull Scotland, in 1653. Society of Antiquaries of Scotland.

Martin Martin, 1999 A Description of the Western islands of Scotland circa 1695. Birlinn.

McFarlane, H 2004 Arichonan: A Highland Clearance Recorded. Authorhouse, Indiana.

McGeachy, R 2005 Argyll 1730-1850. Edinburgh.

McGrigor M 2000 Argyll: Land of Blood and Beauty. Northabout Publishing, Edinburgh.

McKenzie, J T 2006 Deep anthropogenic topsoils in Scotland: a geoarchaeological  and historical investigation into distribution, character, and conservation under modern land cover.  PhD Thesis University of Stirling.

Meek, D E (ed) 1995 Tuath is Tighearna Tenants and Landlords: An Anthology of Gaelic Poetry of Social and Political Protest from the Clearances to the Land Agitation (1800 – 1890). Scottish Gaelic Texts Society, Edinburgh.

Meeker, L D and Mayewski, P A  2002  A 1400 year long record of atmospheric circulation over the North Atlantic and Asia, The Holocene 12 (3), 257-266.

Miller, H B, 1971 ‘The Dig on “Red Island” in Scots Magazine 94 (1971) 468-78, 574-82.

Morrison, J 2011 ‘Geilston House’ Discovery and Excav Scot  Vol 12, 33.

Murray, D 1998 ‘Carnasserie Castle (Kilmartin Castle)’, Discovery Excav Scot (1998), 19.

Mytum, H 2016 ‘ A short history of the Society for post-Medieval Archaeology’ Post-Medieval Archaeology 50(1), 6-18.

back to the top

Naum, M & Nordin, J M (eds) 2013 ‘Scandinavian Colonialism and the Rise of Modernity: Small Time Agents in a Global Arena’ Contributions to Global Historical Archaeology 37. New York.

Nisbet, S 2012 ‘Toward Lime Kiln’ Discovery Excav Scot Vol 13, 35

back to the top

Omand, D (ed) 2004 The Argyll Book. Birlinn, Edinburgh.

Oram, R 2014 ‘The worst disaster suffered by the people of Scotland in recorded history’: climate change, dearth and pathogens in the long 14th century’, Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland 144, 223-244.

Oram, R and Adderley, P W 2008 ‘Lordship and environmental change in central highland Scotland c. 1300-1400’, Journal of the North Atlantic 1, 74-84.

back to the top

Pallister, M 2005 Lost Argyll: Argyll’s Lost Heritage. Berlinn, Edinburgh.

Parkinson, S 2004 ‘Vernacular Buildings in Scotland’s First National Park’ in Vernacular Building No. 28, 49-51.

Parry, M L and Slater, T R 1980 The Making of the Scottish Countryside. Croom Helm, London.

Pennant T 1776 A Tour in Scotland and Voyage to the Hebrides, 1772. Reprinted in 1979 by the Melven Press, Perth.

Phillipson, N T and Mitchison R (ed) 1970 Scotland in the Age of Improvement. Edinburgh.

Pikirayi, I 2013 Stone Architecture and the development of power in the Zimbabwe Tradition AD1270-1830. Azania: Archaeological research in Africa 48(2), 282-300.

back to the top

RCAHMS 1971 Argyll An Inventory of Monuments Vol 1 Kintyre. HMSO, Edinburgh.

RCAHMS 1980 Argyll An Inventory of Monuments Vol 3 Mull, Tiree, Coll and Northern Argyll. HMSO, Edinburgh.

RCAHMS 1982 Argyll An Inventory of Monuments, Vol 4 Iona . HMSO, Edinburgh.

RCAHMS 1984 Argyll An Inventory of Monuments Vol 5 Islay, Jura, Colonsay and Oransay. HMSO, Edinburgh.

RCAHMS 1988 Argyll An Inventory of Monuments Vol 6 Mid Argyll and Cowal, Prehistoric and Early Historic Monuments. HMSO, Edinburgh.

RCAHMS 1990 North-East Perth: An Archaeological Landscape. Edinburgh: HMSO.

RCAHMS 1992 Argyll An Inventory of Monuments Vol 7 Mid Argyll and Cowal Medieval and later Monuments. HMSO, Edinburgh.

RCAHMS 1997 Argyll Castles in the Care of Historic Scotland: Extracts from the RCAHMS Inventories of Argyll Vols 1, 2, and 7. HMSO, Edinburgh.

Regan, R 2010 High Morlaggan Project, Argyll and Bute (Arrochar parish), excavation’, Discovery Excav Scot, New, vol. 11, 2010. Cathedral Communications Limited, Wiltshire, England. Page(s): 35.

Regan, R 2011a ‘Auchindrain (watching brief)’ Discovery and Excav Scot vol 12, 34.

Regan, R 2011b High Morlaggan Project, Argyll and Bute (Arrochar parish), excavation’, Discovery Excav Scot, New, vol. 12, 2011. Cathedral Communications Limited, Wiltshire, England. Page(s): 32.

Regan, R 2012 ‘Taynish Mill’  Discovery Excav Scot Vol 13, 51.

Regan R 2013 ‘Dun Mhuirich’ Discovery Excav Scot Vol 14, 56.

Rennie, E B 1997 ‘The Recessed Platforms of Argyll, Bute and Inverness’. BAR British Series No. 253.

Rennie, J 1792 Plan of the Proposed Crinan Canal between the Lochs of Crinan and Gilp. British Library Maps K top 48:79a.

Ritchie, J N G (ed) 1997 The Archaeology of Argyll. RCAHMS, Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh.

Ritchie J N G 2005 The Mid-Argyll Survey. The Kist Issue 69 (Spring 2005) 2-13.

Rymer L 2002 ‘North Knapdale Woods in the 18th century’ The Kist No 64, Autumn 2002,   13-18.

back to the top

ScARF 2012 Dalglish C and Tarlow S (eds) Modern Scotland: Archaeology, the Modern past and the Modern present Scottish Archaeological Research Framework: Society of Antiquaries of Scotland. Available online at Accessed 30 March 2017.

Shaw, R 2012 ‘Lagganbeg House’ Discovery and Excav Scot vol 13, 50.

Sinclair, C 1953 Thatched Houses of the Old Highlands. Oliver and Boyd, Edinburgh.

Sinclair, G 1792 First (Old) Statistical Account 1792. Edinburgh.

Sneddon, D 2003 Lochan Taynish Excavation of Recessed Platform. GUARD Project Report 1522, Unpublished mss, GUARD, University of Glasgow.

Speller, K 1999 Campbeltown Old Quay. GUARD Report 695. University of Glasgow.

Steiniger, D 2011a ‘Maol Achadh-bheinn ‘Clay Mine’ Kilmartin’ Discovery and Excav Scot. Vol 12, 47.

Steiniger, D 2011b ‘Creag a’Mhadaidh’Copper Mine’ Kilmartin’ Discovery and Excav Scot. Vol 12, 46.

Stevenson, D 1980 Alasdair MacColla and the Highland Problem in the Seventeenth Century. John Donald, Edinburgh.

back to the top

Walker, F A 2000 Argyll and Bute: The Buildings of Scotland series. London.

See also: STICK Scottish Transport and Industry Collections and Knowledge network – annual conference Available at http://stickssn.org Accessed 30 March 2017.