Find Spot record MDR2831 - Flint implements, east of Minninglow Cairn, Brassington

Type and Period (1)

  • (Upper Palaeolithic - 40000 BC to 10001 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A Creswellian flint point and fourteen flint flakes were recovered from the surface of a ploughed field on the eastern slope of Minning Low (SK 211573) by the late John Lomas in February 1958. (1,3). All the fields in the indicated area are pasture, no surface finds were made. The flints are now held by Derby Museum. (2,3).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Article in serial: Manby, T. 1962. 'A Cresswellian flint point from Minning Low', Derbyshire Archaeological Journal. Volume 82.
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 BHS 26-APR-66.
  • <3> Index: NDAT. 0178. 0178.



Grid reference Centred SK 211 572 (354m by 374m) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1401

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Record last edited

Aug 22 2007 4:01PM

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