MHG12885 - Axe; Invershin


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The butt of a flint axe from Invershin (NH 57 96) is in Dunrobin Museum, possibly received in 1875. (Acc. No. 1875.1).
Info from A S Henshall (Dunrobin Museum catalogue) to OS 1966.

This GR is seriously wrong as gives location W of the river instead of E. - HAW 10.2002

The axehead was catalogued during an inventory of Dunrobin Castle Museum's collection in 2019 by ARCH. Listed under Acc. No. 1875.1 and ARC 11.Is it stored in one of the cupboards. See attached photos. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 5700 9600 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH59NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND

Finds (1)

  • AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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