Find Spot record MDR136 - Bronze Axe, Parkhouse Hill, Hartington Middle Quarter

Type and Period (1)

  • (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 080 670: Parkhouse Hill, Bronze Axe: A bronze axe of Bronze Age date 'found at foot of the ('Parkers') hill', Earl Sterndale, in 1888, is thought to have come from the Parkhouse Hill area. Held at Buxton Museum. (1-2) Looped and socketed bronze axe found at Parkers hill, Earl Sterndale in 1888. Parkers Hill may be Parkhouse Hill. The accompanying label reads "found at the foot of the hill". (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Machine readable data file: NDAT. 1977. SMR (Microfiche Reel 3, CRH, 13 5 77).
  • <2> Personal Observation: Bishop, M (Buxton Museum & Art Gallery). 1983. Personal Communication from the Curator for Buxton Museum.
  • <3> Index: NDAT. 1072.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 080 670 (100m by 100m) (Approximate)
Civil Parish HARTINGTON MIDDLE QUARTER, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Aug 20 2015 10:48AM

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