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Rapport från arkeologisk undersökning av rösemiljön runt Hägrör, Sanda 13:1.Gotland, 2011.
Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts, Department of Archaeology and Ancient History.
2014 (Swedish)Report (Other academic)
Abstract [en]

Field report for excavations at Hägror, Sanda parish. The subject for the excavation was thegrave-field Sanda 13:1. The Excavation were part of Helene Martinsson-Wallins researchproject “Med rituella förtecken” and carried out from 30th of august to 17th of October 2011, asa part of Advanced field course for archaeology students at the former Gotland University(present Uppsala University), field campaign were led by Helene Martinsson-Wallin, assistedby Johan Norderäng. Totally 3 trenches covering an area of 214 m² were cleared but only 30m² were excavated to steril layer.Trench 1 focused on a stone formation, the remains might be interpreted as a stone cist. Findsof smashed flint and a few fragments of pottery and cremated bone were made. A 14C testfrom the bottom of the trench gave a dating to the begining of the roman iron age (1970-1902BP). There were also traces of possible recent grave-robbery.Trench 2 covered an area surroundig a few erected stones. Here a form of stone paving werediscovered as well as a small cist of limestones and a formation of larger stones laid out flaton the ground. Few finds of flint, pottery and cremated bones were made. A 14C sample fromunderneath the flat stones gave an dating to the Bronze Age (338-3270 BP) and a sample fromthe smaller stone cist gave a dating to the Vendel Age (1485-1425 BP).Trench 3 concerned a large stone-bloc with cup marks. Two testpits were opened to the northan west of the stone. A few fragments from flint and quartz were made as well as a few perforeted stones.

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Uppsala: Avdelningen för arkeologi och antik historia, Uppsala universitet , 2014. , 44 p.
, AFRUU Arkeologiska fältrapporter
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Gotland, bronsålder, röse
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URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-293894OAI: diva2:928370
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