MHG10326 - Neo Axe, Ausdale


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

An axe of fine grain grey stone, 8.3ins long by 2.9ins in maximum width, from Ausdale (NC 627 956), near Bonar Bridge, is in Dunrobin Museum, possibly received in 1889 (Acc. No. 1889.1).
Information from TS of Catalogue of Dunrobin Museum, by A S Henshall.

The axehead was catalogued during an inventory of Dunrobin Castle Museum's collection in 2019 by ARCH. Listed under Acc. No. 1889.1. It is on display in case 31, shelf C. <2>

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Grid reference Centred NH 6270 9559 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH69NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish CREICH

Finds (1)

  • AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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