A large polished stone axe was found by Mr Carr in c. 1963, on Closes Farm, Atlow. (1) Mr. Carr, who is very old, found the axe some 50 years ago [ie c. 1916] "within 100 yards of Closes Farm" - approx. SK 240489. (2)
The axe is much weathered, of greenish-grey stone with some iron staining. The exact location where the axe was found is not now known. (3)
Personal Observation: F1 BHS 30-AUG-66.
Personal Observation: F2 FRH 30-AUG-66.
Index: NDAT. 0119. 0119. Sketch of axe on back of NDAT card.
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SK 240 489 (point) (Centre)
ATLOW, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE
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