An earth-house at Gripps, Frotoft, Rousay, Orkney

Walter Grant (Author)


Keyword(s):
Hammer Stone, Pottery, Artefacts, Clay Walls, Slabbed Roof
Period(s):
Roman

Abstract


An earth-house discovered during plough comprised a passageway into a widened chamber with clay walls and a slabbed roof. A small quantity of pottery and a hammer stone were among the few artefacts.

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Published
30-11-1939
How to Cite
Grant, W. (1939). An earth-house at Gripps, Frotoft, Rousay, Orkney. Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 73, 273-275. Retrieved from http://journals.socantscot.org/index.php/psas/article/view/8112
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Articles