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Find Spot record MDR6585 - Upper Palaeolithic and Mesolithic flint implements, Creswell Crags, Hodthorpe and Belph

Type and Period (1)

  • (Upper Palaeolithic to Late Mesolithic - 40000 BC to 4001 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 5337 7444 Creswell, Upper Palaeolithic Flint Material. Fieldwalked by R. Jenkinson on three occasions in September and October 1976. On 24-Sep-1976 an Upper Palaeolithic end scraper and a Mesolithic trapeze microlith were found, with some natural pieces. On 13-Oct-1976 an Upper Palaeolithic burnt end scraper and a notched piece were found and on 26-Oct-1976 a small Mesolithic blade fragment was found. (1-3)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • --- Unpublished document: Parker, P, Davies, G & Knight, D. 2012. Archaeological Watching Brief at Whitwell Quarry Southern Extention, Whitwell.
  • <1> Index: North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust (NDAT). North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust Index: 2670. 2670.
  • <2> Archive: Jenkinson, R. 1976. Field Notes 1, 4, 1976.
  • <3> Artifact: Creswell Heritage Trust. Creswell Crags artefact in Creswell Crags Visitor Centre.



Grid reference Centred SK 5337 7444 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR5092

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Record last edited

Aug 22 2020 5:33PM

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