Find Spot record MDR210 - Stone axe, Dove Holes, Chapel-en-le-Frith

Type and Period (1)

  • (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 07.. 78..: Dove Holes, Stone Axe: A flint axe-head, polished at its cutting edge, found in or before 1977 from Dove Holes is held by Buxton Museum, on loan from K. Sarple. The grey-white implement is probably of Neolithic date. Dimensions: Length: 20mm, Breadth: 73mm. Flake scars on the body. (1,2). Point has been removed from the map as the findspot location is unknown. (3).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: NDAT. 1977. Microfiche reel 2.
  • <1> Bibliographic reference: N Derby Arch Trust SMR (Microfiche reel 2, LBC 13 5 77).
  • <2> Index: NDAT. 2350. sketch.
  • <3> Personal Observation: Thornton, A. Personal observation, map evidence, field visit etc..

Map

Location

Grid reference SK 07 78 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish CHAPEL EN LE FRITH, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Nov 12 2019 3:08PM

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