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Find Spot record MDR779 - Flint knife, south of Pump Lane, Doveridge

Type and Period (1)

  • (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Bronze Age flint knife found c. 1936 beneath an old house in the village of Doveridge during demolition operations. Reported by Mrs Twigg of the School House, Doveridge. To be presented to Derby Museum. (1) Miss Twigg, daughter of the finder, pointed out the approximate site of the find at SK 1190 3390. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Trans. N. Staffs. F.C. 71, 1936-7 67 (G.J.V. Bemrose).
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 JB 28-AUG-66.



Grid reference Centred SK 119 339 (100m by 100m) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1449

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Record last edited

Oct 19 2015 4:23PM

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