MHG37301 - Lithic Scatter - Ashaig 4


An open air lithic scatter site investigated by the Scotland's First Settlers Project, during which 3 lithics were recovered.

Type and Period (1)

  • LITHIC SCATTER (Mesolithic to Late Bronze Age - 8000 BC? to 551 BC?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Created automatically by NMRS Register Utility
User: Admin, Date: Wed 13 Oct 2004
NG62SE 37 6880 2390
The following sites were recorded between October 1999 and May 2000 as part of the Scotland's First Settlers Project (See DES 2000, 44):
NG 6880 2390 Ashaig 4 Lithic scatter.
A full report has been lodged with the NMRS.
K Hardy and C Wickham-Jones 2000

This open air lithic scatter site was investigated by the Scotland's First Settlers Project. A surface collection of three lithics was found. These consisted of two regular flakes of quartz and chalcedonic silica and a piece of chalcedonic silica debitage. The lithics suggest unspecified prehistoric activity. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NG 6879 2390 (30m by 30m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG62SE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish STRATH

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