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'Incredibly rare' find in Western Isles prehistoric forest

Archaeologists have found evidence of early human activity at a submerged prehistoric forest in the Western Isles.

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drewbhoy Posted by drewbhoy
16th January 2019ce

Comments (4)

Very interesting, ta. If you have the coordinates you could add it to the TMA database as I did with Redcar Beach Submerged Forest - as a Mesolithic Site - last year. spencer Posted by spencer
17th January 2019ce
Will try to go see for myself then add sir :-) drewbhoy Posted by drewbhoy
17th January 2019ce
Bit of a haul from you, I didn't mean you going into Holmhead mode and whizzing off..just wondered if there was anything online more specific - or even the right OS map for a six digit grid ref for the bay? I've a 'thing' about submerged forests, not the only one here. spencer Posted by spencer
17th January 2019ce
Summer time :-) Holmhead, I was in Tarland anyway playing in a concert. drewbhoy Posted by drewbhoy
18th January 2019ce
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