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Aberdeen

Findspot, Barbed And Tanged Arrowhead(S) (Flint), Carved Stone Ball, Leaf Arrowhead(S) (Flint), Scraper (Tool) (Flint)

Site Name Aberdeen

Classification Findspot, Barbed And Tanged Arrowhead(S) (Flint), Carved Stone Ball, Leaf Arrowhead(S) (Flint), Scraper (Tool) (Flint)

Canmore ID 20126

Site Number NJ90NW 216

NGR NJ 94 06

NGR Description NJ c. 94 06

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Aberdeen, City Of
  • Parish Aberdeen
  • Former Region Grampian
  • Former District City Of Aberdeen
  • Former County Aberdeenshire

Archaeology Notes

NJ90NW 216 c. 94 06

A stone ball, flint scrapers, and miscellaneous flints, all from Aberdeen are in the Cambridge University Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology (Accession nos: 27.563; 1905.305,311).

(Undated) information in Cambridge Museum Accessions Register.

(Classification cited as Stone Ball; Barbed-and-Tanged: Flint Arrowhead; Leaf-shaped: Flint Arrowhead; Flint Scraper; Tranchet: Flint Arrowhead; Flint Scraper). The accessions register of the University of Cambridge Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology lists a number of artefacts from Aberdeen:

CUMAA: 1905.305, a barbed-and-tanged flint arrowhead.

CUMAA: 1905.311, a leaf-shaped flint arrowhead.

CUMAA: 1923.1085A, three barbed-and-tanged flint arrowheads, one leaf-shaped flint arrowhead, one tranchet flint arrowhead

CUMAA: 1927.563A, a stone ball with bulbous decoration.

CUMAA: 1927.563B, a flint scraper.

Information from RCAHMS (JRS), 7 May 2002.

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