Monument record MDR579 - Mesolithic site, Tintwistle Knarr, Tintwistle

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  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 030990. A small site near an old reservoir on Tintwistle Knarr contained 120 unretouched Mesolithic blades and flakes together with 9 microliths, 7 microburins, 4 cores, a scraper and a tranchet axe/adze sharpening flake. Now in the Tolson Memorial Museum, Huddersfield. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J J (ed). 1977. Gazetteer of Mesolithic Sites in England and Wales: Council for British Archaeology (CBA) Research Report 20. p 35.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 031 989 (238m by 184m) (Approximate)
Civil Parish TINTWISTLE, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Nov 22 2017 4:53PM

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