NR8398 : Glebe Cairn at Kilmartin

near to Kilmartin, Argyll And Bute, Great Britain

Glebe Cairn at Kilmartin
Glebe Cairn at Kilmartin
Excavated many years ago, this is a typical burial cairn of the Bronze Age (about 1700 to 1500 B.C.). Under the centre of the cairn two stone cists or boxes were placed for the burials. These contained pottery food vessels and in one was found a necklace of jet beads.
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Sunday, 23 April, 2006   (more nearby)
Sunday, 23 April, 2006
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NR 833 989 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:8.0077N 5:29.3323W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NR 832 988
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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