MHG3804 - Cist w Finds, Tomnahurich


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Type and Period (1)

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

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH64SE 10 6555 4393.

(Centred NH 6555 4393) A short cist containing a male skeleton, fragments of an urn and a flint scraper was found in 1885 on the flat ground between Tomnahurich Bridge and the S.W. corner of Tomnahurich Hill in the portion occupied as a burying ground by the Roman Catholics. A Ross and Dr Aitken 1893.

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Grid reference Centred NH 6555 4393 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH64SE
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (2)

  • URN? (Bronze Age - 2400 BC? to 551 BC?)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Bronze Age - 2400 BC? to 551 BC?)

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