Find Spot record MDR23014 - Mesolithic to Bronze Age Finds at Ryder Point Quarry, High Peak Trail, Hopton

Type and Period (1)

  • (Early Mesolithic to Late Bronze Age - 10000 BC? to 701 BC?)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Mesolithic to Bronze Age finds at Ryder Point Quarry, High Peak Trail, Hopton. A fieldwalking survey carried out over three fields in 2017 produced finds dating from the Mesolithic, Early Neolithic and Bronze Age periods. The recovered tools included a core, core tablet, end scraper and leaf shaped arrowhead and were thought to date to both the Mesolithic and Early Neolithic periods. The rest of the finds were considered to date to the Late Neolithic or Early Bronze Age periods. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Allsop, C (ARS Ltd). 2017. Fieldwalking at Ryder Point Quarry, Hopton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire.



Grid reference SK 2531 5484 (point)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR4770

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Record last edited

Mar 3 2020 12:19PM

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