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Aberdeen, Queen Street, 'midden Area'

Unidentified Flint(S) (Flint)

Site Name Aberdeen, Queen Street, 'midden Area'

Classification Unidentified Flint(S) (Flint)

Canmore ID 20211

Site Number NJ90NW 85

NGR NJ 9430 0639

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

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

Archaeology Notes

NJ90NW 85 9430 0639.

During the excavation of 2-28 Queen Street in 1973, a total of 36 pieces of flint of Late Mesolithic date were recovered from the street frontage and the midden area. These include cores, two scrapers, an angle burin and waste flakes, all of which are now in Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museum.

Information from RCAHMS (JRS), 28 May 1997.

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