MHG4307 - Cists, Ballachulish Moss


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Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NN06SE 6 centred 054 604.
Five cists have been found on Ballachulish peat-moss, other than those shown on Christison's map.
Two of them contained cinerary urns which crumbled on exposure to the air.
R Christison 1881; J Stewart 1888.

Ballachulish peat-moss is centred at NN 054 604. No further information. Visited by OS (R L) 6 May 1970.

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Grid reference Centred NN 0540 6039 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NN06SE
Civil Parish KILMALLIE
Geographical Area LOCHABER

Finds (1)

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

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

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