450,000-year-old axe found on beach
Published on June 10th, 2011 | by Admin0
She believes the flint axe dates from the Palaeolithic period, or Old Stone Age, of prehistory and could be anything between 100,000 and 450,000 years old.
Palaeolithic axes are incredibly rare, with fewer than ten being found in Scotland.
Story: John Ross, Scotsman | Photo: Wikimedia Commons