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North Uist

Knocking Stone (Period Unassigned), Axehead(S) (Stone)

Site Name North Uist

Classification Knocking Stone (Period Unassigned), Axehead(S) (Stone)

Canmore ID 10232

Site Number NF86NW 26

NGR NF 8 6

NGR Description Unlocated

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Western Isles
  • Parish North Uist
  • Former Region Western Isles Islands Area
  • Former District Western Isles
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NF86NW 26 unlocated

Two ground stone axes, one 237mm by 74mm, the other 215mm by 82mm, and a split stone, 170mm by 102mm, with a small cavity on both surfaces, possibly a mortar, all from North Uist (centred NF 8268) are in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford (Accession nos: 1896.Pr.43,44,45 respectively).

(Undated) information from Ashmolean Museum Register.


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