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Dores Parish

Implement (Bronze), Sword (Bronze)

Site Name Dores Parish

Classification Implement (Bronze), Sword (Bronze)

Canmore ID 13284

Site Number NH63SW 5


NGR Description Unlocated

Datum OSGB36 - NGR



Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Dores
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Inverness
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NH63SW 5 unlocated

Location formerly entered as NH c. 60 34.

A bronze sword, and a fragment of a bronze blade, apparently part of a weapon, like a broad-bladed scythe, two-edged and slightly curved, found in the parish of Dores were exhibited at Edinburgh in 1856, on loan from Inverness Museum. (See also NH53SE 12, and NH63SW 6, - bronze sickle.) Archaeological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland 1859.

Items not located in Inverness Museum.

Visited by OS (J L D) 23 March 1962.


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