Farmers plough unearthes Bronze Age tomb

Published on April 16th, 2012 | by Admin


A farmer ploughing his field in Scotland has discovered a Bronze Age cist tomb.

He told The Galloway Gazette: “The slab just came up when I was ploughing last Thursday. I noticed immediately that it was unlike any other stone in he area. It was a huge flat stone and it got stuck in the plough.

“I had a guddle in the hole and found the skeleton. I then reported it to the archeology unity at the council and they will take it from there. I expect they will excavate the site at some point.

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Story: Galloway Gazette | Photo: SXC

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