MHG10908 - BA Spear in Possible Stone Circle, Craggan Soiller


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Type and Period (1)

  • STONE CIRCLE? (Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 551 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NC76SW 23 726 626.

A Late Bronze Age spearhead found about 1897 by Patrick MacKay, Swordly, 'in the soil beneath a prostrate stone, one of the circle, at Craggan Soiller, to the south of Farr township' (Mackay 1909). It is preserved in Dunrobin Museum.
A Mackay 1909; J M Coles 1962.

The hill centred at NC 726 626 is locally known as Craggan Soiller, but there is no knowledge of a stone circle.
Visited by OS (A A) 15 July 1971.

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Grid reference Centred NC 7260 6260 (40m by 40m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC76SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish FARR

Finds (1)

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

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