MHG5028 - Polished Stone Axehead - Carbost Beag


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A polished axe of felstone measuring 4 1/4" in length, 2 3/8" across the cutting edge. Found at the site of new Parish Church at Carbost Beag, Minginish, parish of Bracadale, Skye, and donated to the NMAS.
Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1944.

The current 1:10560 map notes Carbost Church at NG 3860 3120

Under Acc. No. AF 872 in the NMS. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NG 3860 3119 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG33SE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish BRACADALE

Finds (1)

  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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