MHG5002 - Stone Axeheads - Glendale


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Centred 18 49.

Two stone axes (4 " x 2 5/8" x 1", and 3 7/8" x 2 7/16" x 15/16") and a water-worn pebble, found in Glendale, are in the NMAS. (Acc Nos AF 729-730)
Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1933.

NMS AF 729 (Clough and Cummins SKY 1) has been petrologically attributed to group IX; NMS AF 730 (SKY 2) is 'close' to the same group. Group IX comprises porcellanite objects from Tievebulliagh and Rathlin, Northern Ireland.
T H McK Clough and W A Cummins 1988.

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Grid reference Centred NG 1799 4899 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG14NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish DUIRINISH

Finds (1)

  • AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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