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Radiocarbon dates for two crannogs on the Isle of Mull, Strathclyde Region, Scotland

  • Mark W. Holley (a1) and Ian B. M. Ralston (a1)

Crannogs, the artificial island habitations of the Scottish lochs and lakes, are once more a lively field of research. Following our 1993 report on the crannogs of southwest Scotland and their dates, here is news of crannogs on the Isle of Mull, again with striking dates.

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