Find Spot record MDR1593 - Flint and Stone Implements, Station quarry, Hartington Town Quarter

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SK 151 613. Neolithic flints and a complete stone axe of Craig Llwyd type were recovered from the soil used as make up on the Tissington Trail, at Hartington Station Quarry. It may suggest the survival of a Neolithic site in the immediate vicinity. (1). The context of this discovery has also been described as an erosion patch ("baring soil") of about a one acre area, adjacent to Station Quarry. The flints and axe were found by L.B. Cooper in or before 1970. (2).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Article in serial: Cooper, L. 1970. 'Archaeological finds on the Tissington Trail', Derbyshire Archaeological Journal. Volume 90, pp 8-10.
  • <2> Index: NDAT. 3621. 3621.



Grid reference Centred SK 150 612 (351m by 255m) (Centre)

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  • EDR3666

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Feb 10 2015 9:03AM

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