MHG8448 - Polished Axe, Fearn parish


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A polished axe was found in parish of Fearn in 1863 and was exhibited before Soc of Antiquaries 1887 by R B AE Macleod of Cadboll, Invergordon Castle.
Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1887.

Axe of Felstone, 4 3/4 x 2 in., finely formed and polished. Acquired by the NMS 1887, Acc. No. AF 288. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 8400 7699 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH87NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish FEARN

Finds (1)

  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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