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Jadeitite axehead from the shore of the River Spean

03 January 2019

This Neolithic stone axehead was found on the shore of the River Spean in 1890 and is presently on display at the West Highland Museum in Fort William. It is made from jadeitite (commonly known as jad...
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Heights of Fodderty cup and ring marked stone

27 February 2014

In 2006 Susan Kruse of ARCH discovered a fine cup and ring marked stone on the Heights of Fodderty between Dingwall and Strathpeffer. The stone has fine cup and ring mark decoration pecked into i...
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Clay pipe from Inverness

01 January 2014

This clay pipe fragment was found during excavations of an area at Balloan Park in Inverness which was shown to have late Bronze Age/Iron Age settlement. The pipe is much later, however. It has the ma...
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