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Find Spot record MDR26 - Mesolithic flint, Withens Moor, Tintwistle

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An unspecified number of Mesolithic flints, consisting of cores and blades or flakes, were found on an erosion patch on Heydon Moor. Now in the F. Hepworth collection. (1) Microlith and blade cores, unretouched blades and flakes found reportedly on Britland Edge Hill, in an erosion patch, by F. Hepworth. (2-3)

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  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J J (ed). 1977. Gazetteer of Mesolithic Sites in England and Wales: Council for British Archaeology (CBA) Research Report 20.
  • <2> Index: North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust (NDAT). North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust Index: 3395. 3395.
  • <3> Artifact: Hepworth, F. Finds held at 8 Hole House Lane, Stocksbridge.
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: Radley, J. Information from J Radley regarding Mesolithic finds on Withens Moor.



Grid reference Centred SE 104 025 (100m by 100m) (Centre)

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May 26 2015 4:17PM

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