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ABCD: 1085

Stones of Stenness 77 Orkney (Mainland)

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Site details:
Location: Stones of Stenness 77, Orkney (Mainland), 1978, Orkney, Scotland HY3070125
Period: neolithic
Category: henge monument
Notes: on site processing including preliminary sorting
Topography: coastal island
Condition: dry
Report type: cereal grain

MacLean C. 1978. Cereals from pits A-C, Stones of Stenness, Orkney. 43-4. In: Ritchie J N G. The stones of Stenness, Orkney. Proc. Soc. Antiq. Scotland. 107 (for 1975-6). 1-60. Scotland, Orkney

Processed by
ACM - MacLean, A Coinneach: (Christ's Coll. Cambridge (1978)

Sample: 1085a
Period Context Type Sediment Period Earliest date Latest date
PH.NE A-C pit fills nr Neolithic ? ?

Context integrity: 2
Context preservation: wl
Dating method: C14
Dating validity: 2
Environmental interpretion: -
Archaeological interpretion: -

Taxa name Part Preservation Problem code Quantity Abundance
Hordeum sp. pro c 254 4

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