MHG500 - Barbed and Tanged Arrowhead - Glean Sliebhtecoire


Findspot of a barbed and tanged flint arrowhead.

Type and Period (1)

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

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Centred 618 545.

A barbed and tanged arrowhead with a serrated edge was found in 1966 by Mr Ian Thornber (Ardtornish, Morvern, Argyll) in the area centred NM 618 545 at the bottom of a forestry furrow c. 15" deep. It is now in the West Highland Museum, Fort William (Acc. No. 41966).
Visited by OS (N K B) 16 June 1970.

On display in West Highland Museum. WHM 1682. <1>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NM 6179 5450 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NM65SW
Civil Parish MORVERN
Geographical Area LOCHABER

Finds (1)

  • BARBED AND TANGED ARROWHEAD (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

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