MHG8734 - Cist w finds, Flowerburn


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Type and Period (2)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH76SW 17 centred 736 602.

This cemetery comprised a cist containing a cremation, and an urned cremation accompanied by a fragment of iron pyrites and a flint scraper. RCAHMS 1979.

See PSAS article for full description of the discovery of the urn and cist. <1>

Human remain for the site are within NMS collections. <2>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NH 7360 6020 (6m by 6m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH76SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY

Finds (4)

  • URN (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Undated)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)
  • CREMATION (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

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