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Find Spot record MDR6526 - Bronze Age artefacts, Markland Lane, Elmton

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SK 50307465 Markland Grips, Bronze Age flint material. Field walking by L B Cooper in this field in or before 1979 revealed a light scatter of material all over the field with a slight concentration at the east end of the field, parallel to the road. A number of tools and waste flakes were recovered. The former included a double-ended scraper, two button scrapers, a discoid scraper, a leaf-shaped scraper/knife and a core chopper. (1). A bronze socketed and looped spearhead was recovered from plough soil in 1973. Loaned to Sheffield City Museum, January 1979. (2)

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  • <1> Index: NDAT. 4001. 4001.
  • <2> Index: NDAT. 2690. 2690. with sketch of spearhead.



Grid reference Centred SK 5028 7464 (405m by 264m) (Centre)

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Jun 12 2017 4:42PM

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