Keys to the Past

Kippie Hill (Cornhill-on-Tweed)

Kippie Hill is a natural glacial mound which seems to have been used as a burial site in the Bronze Age. In 1867 excavations there are said to have discovered a skeleton and a pottery urn.

Reference number:N723
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
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Source of Reference
Local History of Cornhill-on-Tweed


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