Keys to the Past

Bronze Age Cist (Cheviotside)

A number of stone-lined graves were found in a slight mound in the north-east corner of Jubilee Wood. It contained a female skull and a thigh bone and tooth of a child. There was also a prehistoric pot within the grave.

Reference number:N3067
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Cheviotside
Local History of Cheviotside


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