MHG1475 - Cist, Glengolly


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Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NB this appears to be a duplicate with ND16NW0017 a cist w Beaker from Glengolly Farm - check - HAW 11/2004

1st ed OS "A stone cist containing an urn and human remains found here" - HAW 6/2004

PSAS article with photo of beaker ??? - HAW 6/2003

No further information. Visited by OS (J M) 30 April 1981.

Cist found (NAT) OS 6" map, (1971)

An urn or jar containing human ashes and bones was taken out of a stone cist found here about three years ago (1869). (See also ND16NE 23.)
Name Book 1872.

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred ND 1039 6577 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND16NW
Civil Parish THURSO
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

Finds (1)

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

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Investigations/Events (0)

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