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Find Spot record MDR3777 - Sword, Stanton Park, Stanton in the Peak

Type and Period (1)

  • (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Part of a leaf-shaped bronze sword was dug up in Stanton Park towards the end of the 18th century. It is probably Bronze Age in date. (1,2). No further information. (3).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1848. Vestiges of the Antiquities of Derbyshire. p10.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Bateman, T. 1855. Descriptive Catalogue of the Antiquities at Lomberdale House. p75.
  • <3> Personal Observation: F1 FDC 14-FEB-66.



Grid reference SK 23 63 (point) (Approximate)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1082

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Record last edited

Apr 10 2015 2:38PM

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