MHG5537 - Ring Headed Pin - Memorial Church, Canna


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (CULTURE 800; CULTURE 1300; , Norse - 800 AD to 1300 AD)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

See also: NG20NE0058 Graveyard
NG20NE0029 Church
J Aitken : 10/12/02
NG20NE 12 2769 0538.

(NG 2769 0538) A Viking-type ring-headed bronze pin, badly corroded, 6" long, which was found on the site of the present Church of Scotland on Canna was given by Mr Thom of Canna in 1938 to the West Highland Museum, Fort William
RCAHMS 1928; Information from NMAS card Index, undated.

This pin is on display at West Highland Museum. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NG 2769 0538 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG20NE
Civil Parish SMALL ISLES
Geographical Area LOCHABER

Finds (1)

  • PIN (Norse - 800 AD to 1300 AD)

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