Show Navigation

Collectors & Explorers

The Selby Antiquarian Collection

Worked flints, Chapel Heron

Period:
Neolithic
Description:

A collection of Neolithic or possibly Bronze Age flints collected by the Selbys at the farm of Chapel Heron, Whithorn.

 

These are typical of the sort of prehistoric flint uncovered during ploughing in the Galloway lowlands.

Place of Discovery:
Chapel Heron, Whithorn
Materials/Media:
Flint
Source:
Stranraer Museum
Accession number:
WIWMS 2004.06.72/82/83/105
Digital Number:
SMAH 057
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council
References:
Murray, J. 2005. The William McDowall Selby Collection, Trans DGNHAS LXXIX, 147-172.