MHG35866 - Bronze Flat Axehead, Rhue


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH 101 969 During spring of 1998, Mr James Hawkins, Ullapool, found a bronze flat axehead while digging in his garden; it is said to have lain about three feet down in black soil on a large rock. Claimed as Treasure Trove (TT 116/98) and allocated to Ullapool Museum.
F Hunter 1999

The axehead is within Ullapool Museum. See link below to Ullapool Museum's online collection for photo. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 1010 9689 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH19NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish LOCHBROOM

Finds (1)

  • AXEHEAD (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

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