MHG9926 - Stone Ball, Kildonan

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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A plain stone ball dug from the auriferous drift during the gold working at Kildonan (NC 910209) in 1869 was presented to the NMAS in 1877 by Launder Lindsay MD, Gilgal, Perth. The ball is of dark claystone, 3" in diameter and the surface does not appear to have been smoothed, and with grains of gold still adhering to it. (Acc. No: AS 1)
Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1878; NMAS catalogue 1892

No further information was found regarding this stone ball.
Visited by OS (W D J) 2 June 1961

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NC 9100 2090 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC92SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish KILDONAN

Finds (1)

  • STONE BALL (Undated)

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