Find Spot record MDR14212 - Stone axe, north of Sterndale Green Farm, King Sterndale

Type and Period (1)

  • (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A polished stone axe was found at this approximate location about 80 years ago. It was held by a local family until it passed to a local archaeologist who reported the find in 2012. (1) Seven photographs of the polished stone axe are held by the HER. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Correspondence: Parker Heath, I. 2012. Email sent to HER Officer 04/12/2012 regarding stone axe found near King Sterndale. Email.
  • <2> Photograph: Photograph Collection, Conservation & Design section, Derbyshire County Council. HER Images file.

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Location

Grid reference SK 097 723 (point)
Civil Parish KING STERNDALE, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Aug 7 2017 3:08PM

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