18. Bronze Axe heads from Ray and Mullaghmore
Two Bronze age axe heads (now kept in the National Museum of Archaeology, Kildare Street) were found in the parish, one in Ray (Roy) beside Templeport Lake and the other from Mullaghmore but actually found in Owengallees (Owengallis).
The axe above was found in the townland of Ray (Roy) on the south side of the railway line in 1961 during potato digging..
The axe head below was found in Owengallis in about 1927
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