Find Spot record MDR2911 - Flint blade and arrowheads, east of Roystone Grange, Ballidon

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Patinated blade found on a spoil heap at the Grange excavation site by M. Wildgoose in Dec 1985. It is 70mm in length and 26mm in width. A single Barbed arrowhead fragment in blue-grey flint, a fragment of leaf shaped arrowhead and a broken barbed and tanged arrowhead of white flint was also found by M. Wildgoose in a cow scrape by the side of the approach road to Roystone Grange farm, in the summer of 1984/1985. Both are now located in the Bagshaw collection. (1). The precise locations of these findspots is unknown. (2).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Personal Observation: Wildgoose, M. 1986. Pers. Comm..
  • <2> Personal Observation: Thornton, A. Personal observation, map evidence, field visit etc..

Map

Location

Grid reference SK 2019 5625 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish BALLIDON, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Aug 13 2007 2:27PM

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