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Excavations at Northton, Isle of Harris

D. D. A. Simpson

Excavations at Northton, Isle of Harris

by D. D. A. Simpson

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Published by Archaeopress in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Scotland -- Lewis with Harris Island.,
  • Lewis with Harris Island (Scotland) -- Antiquities.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-203).

    StatementD.D.A. Simpson, E.M. Murphy, R.A. Gregory.
    SeriesBAR British series -- 408
    ContributionsMurphy, Eileen M., Gregory, R. A.,
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 282 p. :
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21270079M
    ISBN 101841719366

    The Isle of Harris and Isle of Lewis are at the North west corner of the group of Islands known as the Outer Hebrides, or Western Isles. The Hebrides are known as the "long island" as they stretch for miles. The Isle of Harris is actually joined to the Isle of Lewis, and has a short border, shown by a ‘dashed’ line on the Harris map. Northton, Isle of Harris, Glasgow, United Kingdom. 4 likes. Local Business5/5(1).

    The Isle of Harris is recently voted as the Best Island in Europe, it's not hard to see why Harris's beaches are just as widely regarded. The little village Northton is overlooking Scarista beach, one of the islands most spectacular white sandy beach of South Harris with it's turquoise coloured clear seas and at a walking distance of the 5 Northton Jewel beaches, which are also at an . Excavations at Northton, Isle of Harris This volume presents the site of Northton in the Western Isles of Scotland (at Toe Head on Harris). During excavations in and two early horizons were identified beneath and close to the base of the machair sands.

    Excavations at Northton, Isle of Harris By Derek D.A. Simpson, Eileen M. Murphy and Richard A. Gregory. Pp. Black and white illustrations. ISBN 1 6 Oxford: BAR British Series ?38 (pb). The site of Northton in Harris is known to most of those familiar with. Book Description. This book describes the results of a small research project undertaken at Glasgow University with the aim of revisiting the archaeology at the site through a study of the archive material from the s excavations, and renewed survey and excavation work on the Isle Shetland over two summer seasons.


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This volume presents the site of Northton in the Western Isles of Scotland (at Toe Head on Harris). During excavations in and two early horizons were identified beneath and close to the base of the machair sands.

With excavation the stratigraphically later of these horizons furnished evidence for a probable stone structure, funerary and faunal remains, and. Excavations at Northton, Isle of Harris.

Oxford: Archaeopress, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: D D A Simpson; Eileen M Murphy; R A Gregory.

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BAR British Series Presents the site of Northton in the Western Isles of Scotland. During excavations in andtwo early horizons were identified beneath and close to the base of the machair sands.

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