Find Spot record MDR1907 - Fragment of a polished stone axe, Tunstead, Wormhill

Type and Period (1)

  • (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Part of a polished stone axe of fine-grained volcanic rock found in or before 1936 at Tunstead in Great Rocks Dale. [Apparently in the I.C.I. Limestone quarries.]. (1). The I.C.I. quarries cover a vast area. Mr. Jackson has no further information. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Article in serial: Jackson, J W. 1936. North Western Naturalist. Vol. 11. p 319.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: F1 FDC 03-MAR-66.



Grid reference Centred SK 10 74 (1000m by 2000m) (Centred on)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR782

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Record last edited

Aug 7 2017 3:08PM

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