MHG7113 - Cist w burial , Cnoc Na Gonnan


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Type and Period (1)

  • CIST (Bronze Age - 2400 BC? to 551 BC?)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH65SE 8 65 53.

A cist, about 2' square and containing a complete skeleton and fragments of an ornamented urn which was sent to Sir Colin Mackenzie of Kilcoy, Belmaduthy House - NH 65 56), was found on the edge of a sandy terrace, on Cnoc-na-gonnan, on the farm of Gateside (NH 65 53) by the author's grandfather Angus Bethune while improving that part of his farm 'a good many years' before 1882.
A J Beaton 1882.

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Grid reference Centred NH 6500 5299 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH65SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish KNOCKBAIN

Finds (1)

  • VESSEL (Bronze Age - 2400 BC? to 551 BC?)

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