Muirtown, Inverness: preliminary investigation of a shell midden

A Myers (Author)

Robert Gourlay (Author)


Keyword(s):
Shell Midden
Period(s):
Neolithic, Mid Fourth, Later Mesolithic

Abstract


Discovery, excavation and analysis of a shell midden, which provides evidence for exploitation of the sheltered coastal environment in the Inverness area during the mid fourth millennium bc. Similarities with later Mesolithic and Neolithic shell middens elsewhere in Scotland are discussed.

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Published
30-11-1992
How to Cite
Myers, A., & Gourlay, R. (1992). Muirtown, Inverness: preliminary investigation of a shell midden. Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 121, 17-25. Retrieved from http://journals.socantscot.org/index.php/psas/article/view/9397
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