MHG61263 - Weight - Burghfield, Dornoch


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Information from the Treasure Trove database describes a Medieval weight discovered during metal detecting in the Dornoch area. It was allocated to Historylinks Museum. TT 205/09. <1>

See attached TT artefact report. For the brooch, see MHG61262. <2>

Historylinks museum Acc. No. for the annular brooch is 2002_247_024. <3>

The weight is pictured on the Dornoch Historylinks Image Library, No. 9702. See link below. <4>

No location, other than Dornoch, is given for the brooch by Treasure Trove. The description accompanying the picture on the Historylinks Image Library says the weight was found in the Burghfield fields, grid reference NH793 905. It had been mapped accordingly to this location. GW 14/11/19

Sources/Archives (4)



Grid reference Centred NH 7930 9050 (60m by 60m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH79SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DORNOCH

Finds (1)

  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)

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