Find Spot record MDR12 - Mesolithic flint scatter, West End Moss, Tintwistle

Type and Period (1)

  • (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

SE 083012. Twelve unretouched Mesolithic blades and flakes were found on a peat erosion patch at Westend Moss. Now in the F. Hepworth Collection. (1) Flint waste, possibly microlithic flakes, in the Radley Collection at Sheffield City Museum, reportedly from near Hey Moss, by the Pennine Way on Westend Moss. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J J (ed). 1977. Gazetteer of Mesolithic Sites in England and Wales: Council for British Archaeology (CBA) Research Report 20. p 33.
  • <2> Index: North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust (NDAT). North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust Index: 1927. 1927.

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Location

Grid reference SE 083 012 (point) (Centre)
Civil Parish TINTWISTLE, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE

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Jun 29 2015 12:38PM

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