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Find Spot record MDR1283 - Stone axes and flint dagger, near One Ash Farm, Monyash

Type and Period (1)

  • (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A roughly chipped flint axe 5¼ inches long by 2½ inches wide was found at One Ash Farm in October 1857. Another two axes, one Group XX, the other Epidorite, were found in March 1857. A flint dagger was found prior to 1850. Now in Sheffield City Museum. (1,3,4). A chipped axe, a sandstone axe, a toadstone axe and a probable flint dagger found on One Ash farm near Monyash, October & March 1857. (2).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1855. Descriptive Catalogue of the Antiquities at Lomberdale House. L120, L126, K745.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Howarth, E. 1899. Catalogue of the Bateman Collection of Antiquities in the Sheffield Public Museum. pp 19, 23, 25,51.
  • <3> 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.
  • <4> Index: NDAT. 1551. 1551.



Grid reference SK 169 652 (point) (Centre)

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Oct 29 2008 4:17PM

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