MHG6891 - EBA Flat Axehead - Cawdor Castle


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Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

An Early Bronze Age flat axe from Cawdor (NH 8449), which was formerly in the M'Kewen of Dyke collection, is now owned by the Earl of Moray.
I C Walker 1974; J M Coles 1971.

This axehead was catalogued 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 discovered to be lost. It was assigned an Early Bronze Age date. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 8400 4899 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH84NW
Civil Parish CAWDOR
Geographical Area NAIRN

Finds (1)

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

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