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Crofts

Knocking Stone (Period Unassigned), Arrowhead(S) (Flint), Rotary Quern, Spindle Whorl(S)

Site Name Crofts

Classification Knocking Stone (Period Unassigned), Arrowhead(S) (Flint), Rotary Quern, Spindle Whorl(S)

Canmore ID 16047

Site Number NJ14SE 12

NGR NJ 1804 4269

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Moray
  • Parish Knockando
  • Former Region Grampian
  • Former District Moray
  • Former County Morayshire

Archaeology Notes

NJ14SE 12 1804 4269.

(NJ 1804 4269) Flint Arrowheads fond (NAT).

OS 6"map, Morayshire, 2nd ed., (1900)

Flint arrowheads were found during cultivation about 1840.

Name Book 1870.

The farmer at Crofts has spindle whorls, a rotary quern stone, and a large stone mortar, all found whilst ploughing at various times on the farm, but knows nothing of the flint arrowheads.

Visited by OS (A A) 4 March 1971.

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