Find Spot record MDR739 - Ne axe

Type and Period (1)

  • (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

[SK 1615 3621] A neolithic axe, of polished basalt, found here during ploughing in 1951, is now in Derby Museum. (1) No further information. (2) Neolithic polished axe of type VII found at Lodge Farm, Cubley. In Derby Museum Acc. No. 140. 1951. (3)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Unpublished document: F.W. Munslow. 1958. 14.2.58.
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 JB 10-OCT-66.
  • <3> Article in serial: Moore, C N and Cummins, W A. 1974. 'Petrological Identification of Stone Implements from Derbyshire and Leicestershire', Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society. Volume 40, pp 59-78. p70.
  • <4> Index: TPAT. 2373. 2373.



Grid reference Centred SK 1615 3621 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR972

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Record last edited

Sep 26 2011 10:19AM

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