MHG8038 - Neo Axe, Millcraig


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A fine example of a stone axe-head, believed to be from Cumberland, is in the possession of Miss J Ross, Millbank, Evanton. It was found in a field on the farm of Millcraig; the date of find is not known, but probably c1852, when many improvements were carried out on the farm. Visited by OS (W D J) 11 May 1965.

The axehead is within Tain Museum (2019). Believed to be from Langdale. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 6549 7119 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH67SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish ROSSKEEN

Finds (1)

  • AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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