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Mains Of Dyce, Skene Burial Enclosure

Burial Ground (19th Century)

Site Name Mains Of Dyce, Skene Burial Enclosure

Classification Burial Ground (19th Century)

Canmore ID 134441

Site Number NJ81SE 37.01

NGR NJ 89217 13598

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Aberdeen, City Of
  • Parish Dyce
  • Former Region Grampian
  • Former District City Of Aberdeen
  • Former County Aberdeenshire

Archaeology Notes

NJ81SE 37.01 89217 13598

Burial Ground (Private) [NAT]

OS 2500 map, 1964.

Site recorded during a general reconnaissance in advance of a prospective archaeological field survey of uncultivated or forest ground in the Aberdeen area. Site reports will be lodged with both Aberdeen SMR and the NMRS.

NJ 89217 13598 Burial ground.

D I Harding 1997.

Site Management (5 May 2016)

Greek, details suggestive of Simpson. Rectangular rubble-built with ashlar gateway and angles; interior appears to be older with moulded cope 2/3 of way up; good c.i. trellis pattern gates. (Historic Environment Scotland List Entry)


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