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Find Spot record MDR4315 - Middle Bronze Age Spearhead, River Trent, Ingleby

Type and Period (1)

  • (Middle Bronze Age - 1600 BC to 1001 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A Bronze Age spearhead found on the bank of the Trent at Ingleby has been bought by Derby Museum. (1) The spearhead is Middle Bronze Age, probably of Irish origin. Found in 1946 in dredgings from the Trent opposite Anchor Church, Ingleby, by Mr I Bradbury who indicated the find spot at approximately SK 3405 2746. Derby Museum Accession No. 664/64. (2, 3)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Photograph: 1965. Photo and caption in Derbyshire Life and Countryside. Vol. 30 (2), p 16 (photo).
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 BHS 15-JUL-66.
  • <3> Index: TPAT. 2059. 2059.
  • <4> Article in serial: 1964. East Midland Archaeological Bulletin, No. 7. p 2.



Grid reference Centred SK 3405 2746 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1110

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Record last edited

Mar 30 2016 4:28PM

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