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Monument record MDR5176 - Cartledge: Prehistoric material, mound site, Neolithic / Early Bronze Age finds.

Type and Period (2)

  • (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

[SK 3228 7732] Flint borer found by Mr. Bunker, B.A. (1) Mrs. Bunker, B.Sc., of Cartledge Lane, Holmesfield, found the borer in her garden "after a slight mound had been levelled in 1951". She believes this to have been a round barrow and since then has found a loom weight; two antler pieces; two fragments of rough pottery, possibly Ne/EBA; and some overlying medieval pottery. She retains all the finds and indicated the exact site at SK 32252 7733l. (2)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Corr. 6" (Sheffield City Musuem, 25.6.56).
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 FRH 21-OCT-65.
  • <3> Index: NDAT. 1267. 1267.



Grid reference Centred SK 3225 7733 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1292

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Record last edited

Dec 22 2010 1:57PM

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