Excavation at Manish Strand, Ensay, Western Isles
Middens, Burials, Human Inhumations, Pit Burials, Midden
Manish Strand; Ensay; Sound of Harris; Outer Hebrides; Scotland; UK
Late Bronze Age, Neolithic, Early Bronze Age
Survey and excavation at Manish Strand, Ensay, Western Isles in 1965, identified two midden deposits which date to the later Neolithic and Early Bronze Age. Two ‘pit’ burials containing Late Bronze Age human inhumations were also discovered during the course of the excavation.