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Flat Axehead (Copper)

Site Name Glenurquhart

Classification Flat Axehead (Copper)

Alternative Name(s) Glen Urquhart

Canmore ID 106271

Site Number NH43SW 9

NGR NH 42 30

NGR Description NH c. 42 30

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Urquhart And Glenmoriston
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Inverness
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NH43SW 9 c. 42 30

(Flat copper axe of Ballybeg/Roseisle type). Single find. Flat axe, copper (?), red-brown, pitted. Length 112mm, butt 31mm, cutting edge 61mm, weight 290 gms. Inverness Museum (939.5).

P K Schmidt and C B Burgess 1981.


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