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Find Spot record MDR4157 - Mesolithic flint implements, Newbridge Farm, Baslow and Bubnell

Type and Period (1)

  • (Early Mesolithic to Late Bronze Age - 10000 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A collection of flint artifacts from the vicinity of New Bridge Farm (SK 289 723) was bought by Sheffield Museum in 1954. A fraction of the total assemblage of 555 is Mesolithic. The collection includes 10 leaf-shaped arrowheads, 5 petit tranchet derivative arrowheads, 5 barbed and tanged arrowheads and 76 scrapers. (1) This collection was bought from Mr. T. Green of New Bridge Farm who has now left the area. Accurate siting is not possible. (2)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Article in serial: J. Radley and G. Marshall. 1963. Y.A.J. 41, 1963,. Volume 41. p85.
  • <2> Index: Hunter Index, 2, C/82; D/153.
  • <3b> Verbal communication: Information from Sheffield City Museum.
  • <3> Personal Observation: F1 FDC 13-JAN-66.
  • <5> Index: NDAT. NDAT 0243. 0243.
  • <6> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J J (ed). 1977. Gazetteer of Mesolithic Sites in England and Wales: Council for British Archaeology (CBA) Research Report 20. p51.



Grid reference Centred SK 289 723 (100m by 100m) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1057

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Record last edited

Apr 13 2015 10:09AM

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