Two Mesolithic scatters of white patinated flints with mainly 'rod' type microliths were discovered at Whitwell between 1976 and 1978 (see plan). 'A' : SK 509783 (Whitwell GPL1). No further information. 'B' : SK 508780 (Whitwell GPL 2). A multi-phase Mesolithic occupation site situated on a platform in the hillslope above Bondhay Beck. The flint assemblage, which includes microliths, occurs in two concentrations which may be homogeneous. No Neolithic or later artefacts were present. (1)
Bibliographic reference: Hart, C (NDAT). 1981. The North Derbyshire Archaeological Survey to AD 1500. pp 25-9.
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WHITWELL, BOLSOVER, DERBYSHIRE
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