Grave with six skulls thought to be clan feud burial site

September 11, 2019 - General

A grave in the Highlands could hold the victims of a violent clan feud, archaeologists have said. The male two skeletons surrounded by four skulls found at St Colman’s Church in Portmahomack are believed to date from the 15th Century. Archaeologists said one of them was a powerfully-built man. He has a fatal sword wound to his skull.

The burial plot which shows one of two skeletons surrounded by the four skulls
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