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Registrations from 1971 supply us with the following description:
3 Burial Cairns, situated at "Strands" farm nr. 101/0 600 m SSE of the farm houses
Furthest to north:
Boat shaped cairn, 10 x 4 m, c. 0,5 m high
1 m SSW of 1: Round shaped cairn, 11 m in dm, c. 0,8 m high
8 m W of 1: Circular cairn, 8 m in dm, c. 1 m high
Information about these burial cairns existed in the 17th century.
Finds that are received earlier at the farm:
1. From 1882: (museumnumber Ts. 504): A belt buckle of copper, found in a little hill during ploughing in the area. Presumed dating: Medieval Times/ Modern Times
2. In 1910: (museumnumber Ts. 1931): Hone of quartzite. Possible dating: Early Iron Age
- National Registrations from 1971: Topographical Archive, Museum of Tromsø
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Vestvågøy Sites and Artefacts
Mayo - Vestvågøy - Mid-Argyll
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