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help! is this an axe?

Last year after a morning of stone hunting on Anglesey I decided to go and see Aber falls(os 668700 )after seeing the falls I followed the river (afon Rhaeadr fawr)along its course through a gorge ,upon reaching the bridge near the carpark I was rumaging around in the river looking for good stones to put in a fishtank, when i found 'the stone'.I was immediately struck by its shape ,straight edged wider at one end ,then I thought about where I was and what I might be holding.The stone is about 8ins long and well worn by the river perhaps being rolled around for 4-5000 years .Just over 4 miles from Graig Lwyd ,right next to a river crossing which for all I know could have been used as such since the neolithic ,the prehistoric track which passes the druids circle could have been right here where I found the stone.So lets imagine for a minute ,A neolithic axe carrier with a heavy load came down out of the hills ,whilst crossing the fast moving river he stumbled and lost an axe and there it stayed untill I came along ,it now resides on a shelf at home and the more I look at it the more convinced I am .What do you think ,i need to know,please see pic at Graig Lwyd site any replies on the forum ,many thanks

postman Posted by postman
14th July 2006ce
Edited 14th July 2006ce

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