Scheduled Monument Consent / Consent Application

Skara Brae, settlement, mounds and other remains - Acquisition and analysis of core material for palaeo-environmental reconstruction300026890

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Acquisition and analysis of core material for palaeo-environmental reconstruction

Application Validated
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Granted With Conditions

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Related Designations

  1. Skara Brae, settlement, mounds and other remainsSM90276

    Designation Type
    Scheduled Monument


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  • Type
    SMC Application
  • Type
    Supplementary Information
    Photograph of mechanical corer
  • Type
    Location of field area

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About Consent Application

Information in this record is about an application for Scheduled Monument Consent.

Most works, including repair, on scheduled monuments require Scheduled Monument Consent. We are responsible for determining applications for scheduled monument consent. Such applications will normally be determined within eight weeks of receipt of the application. We promote early pre-application discussions with prospective applicants. Contact Us for Application forms and further information.

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