MHG10065 - Stone Implement in Druim Liath Tumulus


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  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

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Full Description

A stone implement, as illustrated, which was found in a tumulus on Druimliadh, was exhibited to the members of the society in 1909, by Donald Mackenzie, Inland Revenue, Bonar Bridge. In the base part of the implement are two perforations meeting in the centre, and a hole about 1/8" in depth is sunk into the apex. The whole surface is polished, and on the square part are groups of scratches whose meaning is not clear. The purpose of the implement is unknown.
Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1909.

No further information was found during field investigation.
Visited by OS (W D J) 8 June 1963.

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Grid reference Centred NH 6129 9289 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH69SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish CREICH

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