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Sandwood Bay

Findspot, Pin (Bronze)

Site Name Sandwood Bay

Classification Findspot, Pin (Bronze)

Alternative Name(s) Sandwick Bay

Canmore ID 4717

Site Number NC26SW 4

NGR NC 215 649

NGR Description NC c. 215 649

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


Ordnance Survey licence number AC0000807262. All rights reserved.
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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Eddrachillis
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Sutherland
  • Former County Sutherland

Archaeology Notes

NC26SW 4 c. 215 649

A bronze loose-ring-headed pin found at Sandwood Bay (Sandwick Bay given in PSAS is a misprint) is now in the Royal Musuem of Scotland (RMS, formerly the National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland [NMAS]), (Accession no:FC300).

Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1975; Information from Dr J Close-Brooks, 10 June 1986.


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