MHG1712 - Arrowheads - Kirkstyle


Possible findspot of arrowheads which gave the name to Elf-Mire

Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 551 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The finding of arrow-heads ('elf-stones') is supposed to have given name to the Elf Mire (not located).
J Mowat 1931.

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Grid reference Centred ND 3399 7199 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND37SW
Civil Parish CANISBAY
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

Finds (1)

  • ARROWHEAD (Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 551 BC)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (0)

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