MHG4424 - Cauldron - Loch Gamhna

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Early Bronze Age to Medieval - 2400 BC to 1559 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH80NE 3 8925 0683.

(NH 8925 0683(3). A partially disintegrated cauldron formed of bronze plates rivetted together was found on May 1st, 1964, in Loch Gamhna, 8 ft. from the eastern shore and approx. 300 yards from the out-flow of the loch, opposite an extensive hollow in the bank. The cauldron is unlikely to have been found in situ but may have been pulled up by a fisherman from elsewhere in the loch.
J F Forsyth 1966; J Forsyth 1964; OS 25"map annotated by J F Forsyth, 31 January 1968.

No further information.
Visited by OS (N K B) 29 September 1969.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 8924 0683 (6m by 6m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH80NE
Civil Parish DUTHIL AND ROTHIEMURCHUS
Geographical Area BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY

Finds (1)

  • CAULDRON (Early Bronze Age to Medieval - 2400 BC to 1559 AD)

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