Find Spot record MDR1626 - Stone and flint artefacts, Green Lane, Hartington Town Quarter

Type and Period (1)

  • (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

At SK 165 622, a fragment of a large neolithic flint knife of flattish section, found in plough-soil by L.B. Cooper in the 1960's. It is now in Derby Museum. (1). At SK 1660 6215, a pebble hammerstone, two flakes of polished stone axes, possibly Langdale, all Neolithic and a Bronze Age barbed and tanged arrowhead were found by R. Boam in or before 1977. (2). At SK 1652 6220, a ?Bronze Age hollow-based leaf arrowhead, an end scraper and two waste flakes were found by J. Boam in or before 1977. The scraper and flake artefacts are probably Neolithic in date. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 1123. 1123.
  • <2> Index: NDAT. 2272. 2272.
  • <3> Index: NDAT. 2407. 2407. sketch.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 164 621 (485m by 317m) (Approximate)
Civil Parish HARTINGTON TOWN QUARTER, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Oct 1 2007 3:03PM

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