Skip to main content

Find Spot record MDR2742 - Leaf-shaped arrowhead, Biggin

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A leaf-shaped arrowhead was found at Biggin in 1892 and added to Micah Salt's collection. (1) The Salt collection is in Buxton Museum but no precise find spots are recorded. (2) SK 2648. An asymmetric foliate birch-leaf arrowhead (DER SB 1186) found near Biggin is held at Buxton Museum in the Salt collection. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Turner, W. 1899. Ancient Remains Near Buxton. p140.
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 BHS 21-JUL-66.
  • <3> Verbal communication: Buxton Museum & Art Gallery. 2006. Information from Buxton Museum curators, 2006. M. Bishop, 4-NOV-84.



Grid reference SK 25 48 (point) (Approximate)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1287

Please contact the HER for details.

External Links (0)

Record last edited

Nov 14 2019 12:11PM

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.