Find Spot record MDR3490 - Stone axe

Type and Period (1)

  • (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Basalt axe found near Haddon Hall, 1785. (1) Dimensions: L. 6in B. 3in Dolerite axe found near Haddon Hall in 1785, at either SK 23 66 or SK 22 67. Originally in the White Watson collection, now in Sheffield City Museum. (2)

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Sheffield Museum. 1899. Catalogue of Bateman Antiquities, Sheffield Museum, 1899.
  • <2> Index: NDAT. 1570. 1570.
  • <3> Index: OS. SK 26 NW 27. SK 26 NW 27.
  • <4> 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.
  • <5> Unpublished document: Lewis, G (University of Liverpool). 1970. The Bronze Age in the Southern Pennines. p28.
  • <6> Bibliographic reference:
  • <7> Artifact:

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 23 66 (1000m by 1000m) (Approximate)
Civil Parish NETHER HADDON, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Jun 19 2009 1:52PM

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