Find Spot record MDR2319 - Flint core or scraper, 87m south of St Peter's Church, Hope

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A Neolithic/Bronze Age worked flint core or scraper 1┬╝ins long was found in December 1955 at approx. SK 1724 8337 by Mrs M Preston in spoil from a trench for an oil pipe line. (1, 2). Mrs. Preston confirmed the approximate site of find as above. She retains the core. (3).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Index: Preston, F L. 1956. Transcript Hunter Index. No.2, F/88. Soc. 7, p 270.
  • <2> Article in serial: Preston, F L. 1956. 'A probable Roman road at Hope, Derbyshire', Transactions of the Hunter Archaeological Society. Volume 7, Part 5, pp 269-270, Figs.
  • <3> Personal Observation: F1 FDC 06-DEC-65.
  • <4> Index: NDAT. 1318.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 1724 8337 (10m by 10m) (Centre)
Civil Parish HOPE, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR835

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Record last edited

Feb 5 2013 4:08PM

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