Jonathan's Cave, East Wemyss, Fife


NGR: NT 3456 9723

NMR: NT39NW 9

Canmore: 53979

Excavation: D. Provan, 1980 and 1985.

Curation: ?

Burials: MNI: 1

Finds: Pottery, animal bone.

Date: Medieval (1)

14C: 980 bp (GU-3038) on human bone; 2230 bp (GU-2138), 955 bp (GU-1369).

Bibliography:

Guttman, E. (2002) Time and tide at East Wemyss: excavations on the foreshore 1980-1995. Tayside and Fife Archaeological Journal 8: 111-124.

MacKie, E.W. (1986) Iron age and early historic occupation of Jonathan's Cave, East Wemyss. Glasgow Archaeological Journal 13: 74-77.

Proudfoot, E. (1991) W of Jonathan's Cave (Wemyss parish) skeleton. Discovery and Excavation in Scotland 1991: 21.

Provan, D. (1988) W of Jonathan's Cave (Wemyss parish) skeleton. Discovery and Excavation in Scotland 1988: 12.

Yeoman, P. & Provan, D. (1993) Wemyss Caves (Wemyss parish): skeleton. Discovery and Excavation in Scotland 1993: 29.

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