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BAILE NA CILLE - BURIAL (Undated)

BAILE NA CILLE - BURIAL (Undated)

Summary:

BURIAL (Undated)
Human burial

Location:

NB 0482 3395

Full description:

NB03SW 19 0482 3395

In June 1992 fragments of human bone were found by workmen digging a sewer trench, probably representing the inhumations of one individual. No dating evidence or artefacts were recovered, and there was no opportunity for archaeological observation. The burial lay c50m from high water mark, and 90m from the scheduled medieval burial ground of Cnoc Eothail, Baile na Cille (NB03SW 2).
C M Cunningham 1992.

References:

1992. 'Baile na Cille, Lewis (Uig parish): burial', Discovery and Excavation, Scotland. 83

Acknowledgement:

Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006.

 

Title: BAILE NA CILLE - BURIAL (Undated)
Record Type: Historical/ Archaeological Sites
Type: Burial
SMR Record ID: MWE77867
Grid Ref Northing: 933950
Grid Ref Easting: 104820
Record Maintained By: CEU
Subject Id: 33097