MHG39772 - Cists with Burials, Gerston


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  • BURIAL (Undated)

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  • None recorded

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Long Cists found 1852 (NAT) OS 6" map, Caithness, 2nd ed., (1970)

Mr B Davidson (of Gerston) found three stone cists, containing human remains, lying parallel to each other. The cists were upwards of 6ft long (see also ND15NW 2 and 3).
Name Book 1872

No further information. Visited by OS (JB) 23 December 1981

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Grid reference Centred ND 1225 5932 (30m by 30m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND15NW
Civil Parish HALKIRK
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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