MHG39587 - Cist burial - Cor Tulloch


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Type and Period (2)

  • CIST (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC? to 560 AD?)
  • INHUMATION (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC? to 560 AD?)

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A cist containing human remains was found at the prehistoric settlement of Corr Tulloch (see MHG1126 for the settlement). It has not been noted by subsequent OS investigators.

(ND 1513 3553) Cor Tulloch (NR)
Stone Cist containing Human Remains found (NAT)
OS 6" map, Caithness, 2nd ed., (1907)

'Only part of a wall visible. A number of large stones are lying about. It was partly destroyed about ten years ago for building purposes.' The cist is noted but no details are given.
Name Book 1871.

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Grid reference Centred ND 1513 3552 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet ND13NE
Civil Parish LATHERON
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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