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Archaeology Notes

Event ID 649754

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Archaeology Notes


NC64SE 22 c. 69 44.

A MBA, steatite mould for casting leaf-shaped, tanged spearheads was found by Adam MacKay in erly 1905 in gravel soil on his own land between the foot of Langdale (NC 69 44) and the top of Skail (NC 71 46). It was donated to the National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland [NMAS] by Rev. Angus MacKay, Westerdale, Caithness in 1906 (Acc. No C.M.39)

A Mackay 1906; Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1906; J M Coles 1966.

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