MHG6316 - Burial w Urn, 0.5 mile W of Millcraig

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • HUMAN REMAINS (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH67SE 22 6500 7098.

(NH 6500 7098) Human Skull and an Urn found AD. 1852 (NAT)
OS 6" map, Ross-shire, 2nd ed., (1907)

About 1/2 mile W of the farm of Millcraig and on the E side of the county road, a human skull and urn were found AD. 1852.....
Name Book 1874.

No evidence of antiquity found at the site; no further information. Visited by OS (E G C) 18 May 1963.


Name Book (County), Object Name Books of the Ordnance Survey, Book No. 2, 55 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG3350.


RCAHMS, 1979, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of Easter Ross, Ross and Cromarty District, Highland Region, 16, No. 107 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6500 7098 (6m by 6m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH67SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish ROSSKEEN

Finds (1)

  • VESSEL (Undated)

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