MHG3785 - Druidtemple 1

Summary

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Type and Period (2)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Two urns from a stone cist opened in the Leys, near Inverness had been given to the Museum of the Northern Institution (later the Inverness Scientific Society and Field Club) in or by 1827, by Col. J. Baillie of Leys. The short cist contained a layer of sand, burnt bones and ashes.
J Barron 1915; G Anderson 1831.

These urns were not located in the Inverness Museum.
Visited by OS (J L D) 23 March 1962.

Sources/Archives (3)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6849 4200 (6m by 6m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH64SE
Civil Parish INVERNESS AND BONA
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (1)

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

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Investigations/Events (0)

External Links (1)

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