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ABCD: 1107

Maes Howe 54-5 Mainland, Orkney

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Location: Maes Howe 54-5, Mainland, Orkney, 1956, Orkney, Scotland HY3250125
Period: Neolithic
Category: chambered tumuli/tomb
Notes: tumulus surrounded by a large ditch
Topography: lowland lochside
Condition: dry
Report type: individual identifications

Godwin H and Lambert C A. 1956. Report on the peat samples. 169-72. In: Childe V G. Maes Howe. Proc. Soc. Antiq. Scotland. 88 (for 1954 to 1956). 155-72. Scotland, Orkney

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CAL - Lambert, C A: (see CAD) Botany School, Cambridge

HG - Godwin, Prof H: Botany School Cambridge

Sample Period Context Type Sediment Period Earliest date Latest date
1107a PH.NE ML ditch fill peat Neolithic ? ?

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