MHG1471 - Carved Stone Ball - River Thurso


Findspot of Neolithic carved stone ball.

Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic to Early Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 1501 BC?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description


A carved stone ball with six discs, formerly in the collection of Robert Dick, and now in Thurso Museum, is believed to have been found in the River Thurso.
Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1893.

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Grid reference Centred ND 0999 6500 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet ND06NE
Civil Parish THURSO
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

Finds (1)

  • BALL (RITUAL) (Neolithic to Early Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 1501 BC?)

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