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Sandwood Bay

Shell Midden (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Sandwood Bay

Classification Shell Midden (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Sandwood Loch; Sandwood Beach

Canmore ID 71081

Site Number NC26SW 7

NGR NC 215 649

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

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

Archaeology Notes

NC26SW 7 215 649.

Shell midden with considerable bone material eroding at edge of active blowout at southern edge of Sandwood beach.

J S Smith 1989a.


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