Find Spot record MDR10570 - Neolithic Axe, Carriage and Wagon Works, Litchurch, Derby

Type and Period (1)

  • (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Polished stone axe found at the Carriage and Wagon Works, Litchurch, Derby, during an excavation to repair a fault in a GPO cable in 1969; found at a depth of 3'; length 5.75", broken at tapering end; cutting edge 2.75"; weight 15oz. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Digital data: Derby Museum Curators. Derby City Museum Database. p 68.



Grid reference SK 36 34 (point) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Mar 1 2011 12:24PM

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