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Monument record MDR10234 - Flint scatter, 200m north-east of Elmton Farm, Elmton

Type and Period (1)

  • (Early Mesolithic to Early Bronze Age - 10000 BC? to 1501 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Material recovered during fieldwalking on September 24 1984 in the field centred at SK 50087349 included one single end flake scraper, one retouched flake, 6 flakes and 10 fragments of miscellaneous flint waste. Some flint was of possible Mesolithic date, others of possible Later Neolithic/Early Bronze Age date. At the time that this field was walked, artefacts other than flint and Romano-British pottery were not being collected. (1, 2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Archive: Knight, D (TPAT). 1984-1986. Fieldwalking Survey of Elmton - archive fieldwalking sheets held in the SMR. Acc. No. E32.
  • <2> Article in serial: Knight, D, Garton, D, & Leary, R (TPAT). 1998. 'The Elmton fieldwalking survey: prehistoric and Romano-British artefact scatters', Derbyshire Archaeological Journal. Volume 118, pp 69-85.



Grid reference Centred SK 50086 73470 (147m by 218m)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1891

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Record last edited

Jun 12 2017 4:29PM

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