Bronze Age cremation urn found in Scotland

Published on October 14th, 2010 | by Admin


An ancient cremation urn has been uncovered at a housing site in Fortrose, Scotland.

A spokesman for Tulloch Homes said: “It is the most significant find in their initial dig and the urn has been removed from the site for more detailed examination.

“Further archaeological excavation at the Fortrose site will be undertaken at a later stage under the supervision of Highland Council’s archaeology officer.

“However, the land earmarked for the first two phases of our housing development has been investigated by the dig team and has been designated clear.

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