MHG161 - Cists, Lower Tuftingall


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  • CIST (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC? to 560 AD?)

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(Area: ND 1755 5439) Four Stone Cists found AD. 1851-9 (NAT)
OS 6" map, Caithness, 2nd ed., (1907)

Four stone cists have been found "in close proximity" to a mound (broch: ND15SE 2), one in 1851 and the other three in 1859. The exact site was not known. They all contained a small quantity of blackish earth.
Name Book 1871.

No further information. Visited by OS (N K B) 5 November 1965.

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Grid reference Centred ND 1754 5439 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND15SE
Civil Parish WATTEN
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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