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Cockenzie, 20 Winton Park

Cist (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Cockenzie, 20 Winton Park

Classification Cist (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 54956

Site Number NT47NW 8

NGR NT 4018 7554

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council East Lothian
  • Parish Tranent
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District East Lothian
  • Former County East Lothian

Archaeology Notes

NT47NW 8 4018 7554.

(NT 4018 7554) Bronze Age Cist found 1931 (NAT)

OS 1:1250 map (1974)

A sandstone cist, 16" by 14" by 16" deep, was found in June 1931, when digging a drain running parallel to and about 3' W of the gable of 20 Winton Park about 6' from the NW corner of the building. It lay 15" below ground level and contained a food vessel with a quantity of cremated human bones and some small pieces of charcoal. The food vessel was donated to the National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland [NMAS].

J G Callander 1932; Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1932

No further information.

Visited by OS (RD) 4 January 1972

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