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Pentland

Identifier: MEL8073 · Date: Cist · Author: MidLothian Council HER

Stray find of a stone battle-axe

Kirkhill

Identifier: MEL8173 · Date: Short Cist · Author: MidLothian Council HER

Site of a Bronze Age short cist discovered in the 1930s

Borthwick

Identifier: MEL8220 · Date: Cairn · Author: MidLothian Council HER

NT35NE 13 unlocated.

There were a great many cairns in Borthwick parish. When opened, they were found to contain cists and urns which contained burnt human remains. Cists and urns alone have als...

Shiel Loch, Torcraik

Identifier: MEL8232 · Date: Cairn · Author: MidLothian Council HER

NT35NE 7 353 589.

A Food Vessel from Shiel Loch, Torcraik is in the Royal Museum of Scotland [RMS] (EE 10). It was found on the 18th March 1814 in a short cist within a large cairn. Five or six ...

Costerton Mains, Blackshiels

Identifier: MEL8574 · Date: Cist · Author: MidLothian Council HER

NT46SW 13 4320 6260

In 1934 a cist was found about 180m W of Costerton Mains steading. It contained a tripartite Food Vessel decorated with horizontal and vertical lines of impressed cord (RMS,E...

Bleak Law, Saughland

Identifier: MEL8578 · Date: Cist · Author: MidLothian Council HER

NT46SW 20 c. 424 614

In the 1820s two cists and seven urns were found in a 'tumulus' known as 'Black-law Knoll' on the farm of Saughland. One of the cists contained an inhumation, and the urns h...

Camptoun / Camptown, Athelstaneford, Captain-head, Greystanes Field

Identifier: MEL898 · Date: Findspot · Author: East Lothian Council HER

Stray find of two flat axe heads, early Bronze Age

Drem Farm

Identifier: MEL936 · Date: Findspot · Author: East Lothian Council HER

Short cist and beaker

Eweford West

Identifier: MEL7001 · Date: Cremation Cemetery · Author: East Lothian Council HER

Neolithic pits and structures, Bronze Age cremation burials and cairn, Mesolithic microliths, Iron Age cist

Pencraig Hill

Identifier: MEL6553 · Date: Site · Author: East Lothian Council HER

Probable earlier Neolithic long mortuary enclosure and cist, later Mesolithic microlith