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posted on 2021-11-10, 15:41 authored by Helena HamerowHelena Hamerow
CCLIII. An irregular grave, with the head twelve inches higher than the feet. The skeleton was large. A knife with long and slender blade, a spearhead [KAS 879], also lightly made; some mussel-shells, pieces of unbaked pottery, and the teeth of sheep and oxen.

History

Grave title

Grave

Date excavated

between August and November 1864

Reference

Brent 1868

Page number

315

Sonia Hawkes description

Irregular grave, large skeleton with head 12 inches higher than feet.a. knife, b. spearhead, c. pieces of unbaked potteryMussel shell and the teeth of sheep or oxen

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