Find Spot record MDR6358 - Neolithic flint axe, Roseland Farm, Shirebrook

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  • (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

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SK 512678 Roseland Farm, Neolithic Flint Axe. Polished flint axe found on Roseland Farm by Mr Bower of Stanhope Farm, Cuckney. (1) Now in Derby Museum: 207.53. Dimensions : Length 4.25ins; Breadth 1.75ins; Thickness 0.5ins; Weight 4ozs. Found about 1952, of light grey flint, generally ascribed to the chalk of Yorkshire or Lincolnshire. (2)

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Grid reference SK 512 678 (point) (Centre)

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Feb 7 2018 12:10PM

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