Find Spot record MDR107 - Stone Axe, Brier Low, Hatrington Upper Quarter

Type and Period (1)

  • (Middle Neolithic to Late Neolithic - 3500 BC to 2351 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 096 691: Brier Low, Stone Axe: SK 096691. A stone axe (?), thought to be of Middle or Late Neolithic date and of petrological Group XX (1), was found at Brierlow Grange, Hartington Upper Quarter. Now in Buxton Museum, acc. No. 175. The axe could not be located at Buxton Museum in Nov 1973. (2).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Article in serial: Moore, C N and Cummins, W A. 1974. 'Petrological Identification of Stone Implements from Derbyshire and Leicestershire', Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society. Volume 40, pp 59-78. p72.
  • <2> Index: NDAT. 1976. Microfiche reel 3.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 096 691 (100m by 100m) (Centre)
Civil Parish HARTINGTON UPPER QUARTER, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Jul 2 2019 4:02PM

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