MHG55345 - Strike A Light - Glengarry


A "strike a light" from an unidentified location in Glengarry, now in the West Highland Museum.

Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC? to 560 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Strike A Light with prominent groove, probably Bronze Age or Iron Age in date found at Meall Leac Araidh in Glengarry, and given on loan from Miss Shaw to the West Highland Museum in 1928. Findspot not located. <1>

The grid reference assigned is a purely arbitrary central location. <2>

On display at West Highland Museum. WHM 545. <3>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference NN 13 99 (point)
Map sheet NN19NW
Geographical Area LOCHABER

Finds (1)

  • STRIKE A LIGHT (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2400 BC to 560 AD)

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