The Excavation of the 'Wag' or Prehistoric Cattle-fold at Forse, Caithness, and the Relation of 'Wags' to Brochs, and implications arising therefrom

Alexander Curle (Author)


Keyword(s):
Bank, Cooking Pots, Ditch Enclosure Artefacts, Saddle Querns, Human Bones
Period(s):
Prehistoric

Abstract


The wag consisted of a series of stone-built structures within a bank and ditch enclosure. Artefacts included small sherds of coarse cooking pots, two saddle querns and three modified human bones.

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Published
30-11-1946
How to Cite
Curle, A. (1946). The Excavation of the ’Wag’ or Prehistoric Cattle-fold at Forse, Caithness, and the Relation of ’Wags’ to Brochs, and implications arising therefrom. Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 80, 11-25. Retrieved from http://journals.socantscot.org/index.php/psas/article/view/8244
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