Keys to the Past

Bronze Age spearhead (Bowsden)

In the 19th century, drainage works on Bowsden Moor led to the discovery of a bronze spearhead buried about 30 inches below ground. It dates to the Bronze Age and was donated to Edinburgh Museum.

Reference number:N2381
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Bowsden


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