NS4279 : Cist (a close-up view of the chamber)

3 km from Auchencarroch, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

Cist (a close-up view of the chamber)
Cist (a close-up view of the chamber)
For the main item, see: NS4279 : Cist, viewed from the north-east.

This is a close up of the cist itself; internally, it measures roughly 1.3 0.5 metres. When I took this photograph, it was partly filled with water.

Compare the very similar Common Kist, which is located not far away: LinkExternal link and LinkExternal link
Cist on Auchenreoch Muir
An ancient burial chamber lined with stone slabs. See LinkExternal link at WoSAS for further details. Compare the Common Kist, which is located not far to the north-east: LinkExternal link
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2009
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Date Taken
Friday, 10 April, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 11 April, 2009
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Period (from Tags)
Bronze Age 
Place (from Tags)
Auchenreoch Muir 
Category
Burial chamber   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4257 7964 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:59.0299N 4:31.4984W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4257 7964
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Cist  Chambered Grave  Archaeology 

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