MHG9475 - Whetstone, Lairg


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A whetstone of brown quartzite, flat, rectangular with rounded ends, 1.6 ins long by 0.8 ins wide by 0.4 ins thick, from Lairg (NC 58 05) is in Dunrobin Museum (Acc No. X 74)
Information from TS of Dunrobin Museum by A S Henshall, 1966.

The whetstone was catalogued during an inventory of Dunrobin Castle Museum's collection in 2019 by ARCH. Listed under Acc. No.X74. It is on display in case 28, shelf C. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NC 5799 0600 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC50NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

Finds (1)

  • WHETSTONE (Undated)

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