MHG7221 - Cists - Hanover
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Type and Period (1)
- CIST (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC? to 560 AD?)
- None recorded
NH95SE 11 9704 5316.
(NH 9704 5316) Stone Coffins containing Human Remains found AD 1851 (NAT).
OS 6" map (1906)
Three stone coffins containing human remains were found about 1/4 mile SE of Hanover about 1851. (The site shown on the 6" lies about 1/4 mile due east of Hanover.)
Name Book 1869
The find-spot of these cists is in a flat arable field at present under crop. No trace of any significant features can be seen and no further information could be obtained.
Visited by OS (RD) 23 August 1965
- --- Text/Report: RCAHMS. 1978. The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of Nairn District, Highland Region. . 9, No. 31.
- --- Text/Publication/Volume: Name Book (County). Object Name Books of the Ordnance Survey. Book No.3, 55, 64.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 9704 5316 (4m by 4m)|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/15566 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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