MHG48640 - Ingot Fragment - Tore


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Type and Period (2)

  • (Former Type) SITE (Undated)
  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH 61 54. Fragment of bronze ingot found in 2003 by Mr David Watmough while metal detecting. Analysis indicates a composition consistent with a Bronze Age or later date. <1>

This ingot was catalogued and photographed as part of the North Kessock & District Local History Society and Archaeology for Communities in the Highlands (ARCH) collaborative 'Feats of Clay' Project, which was focused on Bronze Age metalworking around the Moray Firth. It was assigned a Late Bronze Age date. <2>

The ingot was submitted to Treasure Trove (TT 43/03) and allocated in Inverness Museum. It is listed under Acc. No. 2004.018. <3> <4>

Inverness Museum archive files contain a map showing the findspot of the ingot. <5>

Sources/Archives (5)



Grid reference NH 60 54 (point)
Map sheet NH65SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY

Finds (1)

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

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