MHG10623 - Tumulus with Finds, Davochbeg

Summary

No summary available.

Type and Period (2)

  • CAIRN (Bronze Age - 2400 BC? to 551 BC?)
  • CIST (Bronze Age - 2400 BC? to 551 BC?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NC70SW 26 c. 72 01.

A portion of the upper part of an urn of yellow clay with two projecting ribs and a finely chipped spearhead, 2ins long by 1in broad, of dark-coloured flint, found in a cist under a tumulus at Strathfleet (NC 72 01) were donated to the NMAS in 1869 by Lawson Tait.
Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1871.

Urn listed under 'Food Vessels' (Acc No: EE 53).
NMAS 1892.

Sources/Archives (3)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NC 7199 0099 (14m by 14m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC70SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ROGART

Finds (2)

  • VESSEL (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)
  • SPEARHEAD (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Investigations/Events (0)

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