MHG1741 - Pottery Sherds - Haven of Sand


Findspot of Norse pottery.

Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (CULTURE 800; CULTURE NORSE; , Norse - 800 AD to 1300 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Several sherds of Norse, grass-tempered pottery, found by R Stephen-Murray, 17th May 1972, were donated to NMAS in 1978-79.
Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1981; C E Batey 1982; Info contained in letter from R Stephan-Murray to OS 22 June 1981; Info from Dr J Close-Brooks, NMAS to OS 27 April 1977 and from R Stephan-Murray to OS, 11 September 1981.

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred ND 3569 7350 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND37SE
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

Finds (1)

  • VESSEL (Norse - 800 AD to 1300 AD)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (0)

External Links (1)

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.