A beaker cist at Chapelden, Tore of Troup, Aberdour, Banff and Buchan District, with a note on the orientation of beaker burials in north-east Scotland
Inhumation, Sherds, Beaker Burials, Burial, Beaker Cist, Beaker
Chapelden; Tore of Troup; Aberdour; Banff; Buchan; Scotland; UK
The burial of an adult male accompanied by a complete N4/Step ?4 beaker within the cist and sherds of an indeterminate beaker on the capstone is described. A review of the evidence suggests that the same beaker burial pattern existed in north-east Scotland as has been observed in east Yorkshire.