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Scrabster

Broch (Iron Age), Coin(S)

Site Name Scrabster

Classification Broch (Iron Age), Coin(S)

Canmore ID 7828

Site Number ND06NE 8

NGR ND 09 69

NGR Description ND c. 09 69

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Thurso
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Caithness
  • Former County Caithness

Archaeology Notes

ND06NE 8 c. 09 69.

A so-called 'Pict's House', in a field above Scrabster was opened up some years ago and a few coins etc (?) dug up. (This possibly refers to either of the sites ND06NE 4 or ND07SE 2.)

Thurso Town Council 1911.

No further information was found regarding these coins. Inquiries at Thurso Museum proved negative.

Visited by OS (W D J) 17 April 1962.

No change.

Visited by OS (N K B) 24 August 1981.

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