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Cist (Period Unassigned), Beaker(S)

Site Name Cawdor

Classification Cist (Period Unassigned), Beaker(S)

Canmore ID 15065

Site Number NH84NW 50

NGR NH 84 49

NGR Description NH c. 84 49

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Cawdor
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Nairn
  • Former County Nairn

Archaeology Notes

NH84NW 50 c. 84 49

Two beakers, which accompanied an inhumation in a short cist at Cawdor are in Cambridge University Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, donated by the Earl of Cawdor, (i) Clarke's N2L type - 23.1316; (ii) Clarke's N/NR type - 23.1317.

L C G Clarke 1925; M E C Mitchell 1934; Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1935; I C Walker 1967; D L Clarke 1970.


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