MHG7709 - Cist w beaker, Poolewe


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Type and Period (1)

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

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NG87NE 10 8600 7973.

NG 860 796. A short cist was found during road work, at a depth of 18 inches, on June 13th, 1938. It contained a short - necked beaker which was loaned in 1963 to the NMAS (L:1963:28) by Mrs Mackenzie. (Information contained in letter from J McIntyre, Scot-Tower of Fairburn, Muir of Ord, 1962)
A S Henshall 1966.

NG 8600 7973 - Sited from Local enquiry.
Visited by OS (J T T) 10 October 1964.

Beaker on display in Gairloch Musem (2011). <2>

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Grid reference Centred NG 8599 7973 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NG87NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

Finds (1)

  • BEAKER (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

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