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Polished Axehead (Stone)

Site Name Drumore

Classification Polished Axehead (Stone)

Alternative Name(s) Druim Mor

Canmore ID 12874

Site Number NH56NE 11

NGR NH 58 66

NGR Description NH c. 58 66

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Kiltearn
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Ross And Cromarty
  • Former County Ross And Cromarty

Archaeology Notes

NH56NE 11 c. 58 66.

A polished stone axe from Drumore is in the Royal Museum of Scotland (RMS, AF 443).

PSAS 1890; PSAS 1898.

The farm of Drumore is at NH 5839 6612 and published as Upper Park on the OS 25" map, though there is a faint possibility that the name Drumore originally applied to the buildings shown roofed on OS 1st ed. 25" (1875) in the area centred NH 5762 6615. This area is named Druim Mor.

Visited by OS 5 May 1963.


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