MHG7699 - Stone Axe, Loch Torridon


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A granite axe, 5" long by 2.5" broad at the cutting edge, tapering to an obtuse point at the butt, which was found among pebbles at low tide at the upper end of Loch Torridon was donated to the NMAS by G S J Crallan, Gouray Lodge, Jersey. (Acc No: AF 645)
Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1920.

No further information. Visited by OS (A A) 20 May 1974.

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Grid reference Centred NG 8900 5400 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG85SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY

Finds (1)

  • AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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