Find Spot record MDR1835 - Mace head, south-east of The Bungalow, Silly Dale, Grindlow

Type and Period (1)

  • (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 183 768 : SILLY DALE, MACE HEAD. A cushion head mace head, dating from the Bronze Age, with an hour-glass perforation was found some years ago [c.1964] in Silly Dale by Mr Harry Eaton, High Street, Stoney Middleton, in whose possession it remains. (1). Dimensions: Length is 5 inches and breadth is 2.9 inches. (1,2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Article in serial: Butterworth, A (East Midlands Committee of Field Archaeologists). 1974. East Midlands Archaeological Bulletin, 1974. Volume 10, No.4.
  • <2> Index: NDAT. 1028. 1028.



Grid reference Centred SK 183 768 (100m by 100m) (Centre)

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Jun 29 2015 3:54PM

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