MHG1887 - Stone Axe - Barrock Mains


Stone axe, Barrock Mains

Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A stone axe, 10 5/8ins by 3 3/8ins, from Barrock Mains, Lyth (? Home Farm: ND 282 625) was donated to NMAS by Sir John Sinclair of Barrock (Acc No: AF 665).
Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1923.

This axehead was loaned to Dunbeath Heritage Museum where is is on display. <1>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred ND 2819 6249 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND26SE
Civil Parish WICK
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

Finds (1)

  • AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (0)

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