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Sites of the third millennium BC to the first millennium AD at North Mains, Strathallan, Perthshire

@inproceedings{Barclay1983SitesOT,
  title={Sites of the third millennium BC to the first millennium AD at North Mains, Strathallan, Perthshire},
  author={Gordon J Barclay and Lin Barnetson and Sjoerd J. P. Bohncke and Geoff Collins and Trevor G. Cowie and C. B. Denston and Peter D. Hulme and M. K. Kenworthy and Dorothy A. Lunt and Christopher Pare and Roger Powers and Lindsay Robertson and J. C. C. Romans and Jennifer Shirriffs and Michael J. Stenhouse and Olwen Williams Thorpe and Richard S. Thorpe and Caroline Wickham-Jones and Archibald Young and M Birkeland and James Rideout and Angela Townshend},
  year={1983}
}
Three sites were excavated: a class II henge, a massive round barrow and a pair of ring-ditches. Five periods of activity were noted on the henge site: I - pre henge-bank activity, including one burial; II - the class II henge, a ditch with an external bank enclosing a timber ring (late third millennium BC); III - burial and ritual/domestic activity, the former associated with food vessels, cinerary urns and a beaker, the latter with beaker material (second millennium BC); IV - in situ… 

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