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carbonised grain,

Period:
Roman Period
Description:
Bottle of carbonised Grain, probably barley. Obtained by Donor when she visited the Birrens excavation with her Father in 1895. From the Granaries of Birrrens Roman Fort.
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
DUMFM:1967.546
Digital Number:
RPD0190
RCAHMS site record:
Birrens Roman Fort
References:
CHRISTISON et al "Account of the Excavation of Birrens, A Roman Station in Annandale, undertaken by the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland in 1895". PSAS, Third Series, Volume 6, 1896, pp 81 = 199.