Tag Archives: flint stone


Internet web page from journal of British Archaeology mentioning Tiree in relation to flint `tanged points`

Internet web page from the journal `British Archaeology`, Nov/Dec 2007, summarising new finds of mesolithic flint `tanged points` in Orkney. Confirms significance of similar tanged points found on Tiree and Wester Ross, indicating late glacial settlement of those areas.


Tub of flints and flint stone

Tub of smaller flints and flint stone which would have been used by `bodaich` before matches to light their pipes.