MHG13806 - Findspot, Canisbay Church


Canisbay Church, antler and hammerstones

Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 550 BC? to 560 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Reported as found in the graveyard, which reputedly lies on the site of a broch ND37SW0005 - HAW 11/2003

Renumbered from ND37SW0005A
JHooper, 20/09/2001

Fragments of antler horn were acquired by the NMS in 1871 from Reverend James Macpherson, Acc. No.: X.GA 72. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred ND 3433 7283 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND37SW
Civil Parish CANISBAY
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

Finds (2)

  • ANIMAL REMAINS (Iron Age - 550 BC? to 560 AD?)
  • HAMMERSTONE (Iron Age - 550 BC? to 560 AD?)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Investigations/Events (0)

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