MHG19452 - Shale Ring, SE entrance, Carn Liath Broch

Summary

No summary available.

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A fragment of an unfinished ring or bangle was found in a mole-hill SE of the entrance to Carn Liath broch, and legally donated to NMS. There is already extensive shale-working evidence from this site.
Daybook no: DB 1994/69.
NMS 1994m.

Described in the NMS catalogue as an unfinished shale ring or bangle, the central perforation with edge roughly rounded. Acc. No. 1995.1. <1>

Sources/Archives (2)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NC 8700 0130 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC80SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish GOLSPIE

Finds (1)

  • RING (Iron Age - 550 BC to 560 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.