HU3290 : Neolithic axe factory

taken 12 years ago, 3 km from Sandvoe, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

Neolithic axe factory
Neolithic axe factory
Large rock outcrop with stone built roof, the stone of 'Felsite' was mined and used for the production of stone tools by ancient man. Tool chippings are scattered around the area.
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HU3290, 2 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 3 September, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 26 December, 2007
Category
Ancient site > Ancient site   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 328 901 [100m precision]
WGS84: 60:35.5957N 1:24.0840W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 328 901
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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