MHG59068 - BA Flat Axehead - Aldourie, Dores


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Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A flat axehead was discovered at Aldourie by metal detecting in 2014. It was submitted to Treasure Trove (TT 27/14) and allocated to Inverness Museum. It is listed under Acc. No. 2014.048. <1> <2> <3>

The axe was catalogued and photographed as part of the North Kessock & District Local History Society and Archaeology for Communities in the Highlands (ARCH) collaborative 'Feats of Clay' Project, which was focused on Bronze Age metalworking around the Moray Firth. It was assigned an Early Bronze Age date. <4>

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Grid reference Centred NH 6055 3627 (10m by 10m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH63NW
Civil Parish DORES
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (1)

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

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