Find Spot record MDR312 - Temple Road, Stone Axe

Type and Period (1)

  • (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 052 727: Temple Road, Stone Axe: A polished granophyre stone axe of Neolithic date was found on Temple Meads Estate, Buxton, in 1970 by Mr A K Baker of Temple Meads. The axe is of Group VII (Graig Llwyd) provenance. Held at Buxton Mus., acc. no. 264. (1-2) Dimensions: L: 200mm; B:62mm. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Article in serial: Moore, C N and Cummins, W A. 1974. 'Petrological Identification of Stone Implements from Derbyshire and Leicestershire', Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society. Volume 40, pp 59-78. p69.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: N Derby Arch Trust SMR (Microfiche reel 1, LBC 13 5 77).
  • <3> Index: NDAT. NDAT: 2347.. 2347.



Grid reference Centred SK 052 727 (100m by 100m) (Centre)

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Oct 21 2013 12:34PM

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