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C14 Radiocarbon Dating - Sample - GU-2379

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Scottish Radiocarbon Database


Oak ash and hazel (the oak was of slow growth) charcoal from Pit 1 with a cremation, collared urn and plain accessory vessel and a bone button or toggle under a kerbed ring cairn.

Canmore ID 64017

Map Number NX65NE

Site type Cremation Cemetery (Prehistoric), Kerb Cairn (Prehistoric), Stone Circle (Prehistoric)

Site number 6

NGR 269960 556090

Council 170

County 17


Lab Analysis ID GU-2379

Material Dated charcoal (mixed)

Sponsor HS

Uncalibrated date bp +/- error 3480 bp +/-50

Uncalibrated date ad/bc +/- error 1530 bc +/-50

Delta -25.6

Calibration program used No

Calibration curve used No

From information compiled by Patrick Ashmore