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Find Spot record MDR3761 - Axe-hammer, Harthill Moor, Harthill

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Two stone axes found on Harthill Moor in unknown years. [One recorded already in SMR 6709]. (1,7). Neolithic/Bronze Age axe hammer, categorised as Group XV, found on Harthill Moor in 1860. (2,3,5-7). No further information. (4)

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1848. Vestiges of the Antiquities of Derbyshire. p6.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1855. Descriptive Catalogue of the Antiquities at Lomberdale House. G407.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Howarth, E. 1899. Catalogue of the Bateman Collection of Antiquities in the Sheffield Public Museum. p3.
  • <4> Personal Observation: F1 FDC 14-FEB-66.
  • <5> Article in serial: Roe, F and Radley, J. 1967. 'Pebble mace-heads with hour-glass perforations from Yorks, Notts & Derbys', Yorkshire Archaeology Journal. Volume 42. pp 171,177.
  • <6> 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. p69. pp 70-71.
  • <7> Index: North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust (NDAT). North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust Index. 1035.



Grid reference SK 21 62 (point) (Approximate)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1082

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Record last edited

Oct 16 2007 1:39PM

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