Find Spot record MDR793 - Stone axe, Sudbury Park

Type and Period (1)

  • (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

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A fine stone axe "of marlstone or the lower oolite rock" was found in Sudbury Park in 1870. (1) A polished stone axe from Sudbury is in Derby Museum, ref 140-51. (2) Derby Museum was consulted but no further information was obtained. (3) It is not known whether the axe in Derby is that found in the Park in 1870.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Redfern, F. 1886. History of Uttoxeter. p 44.
  • <3> Personal Observation: F1 FDC 28-AUG-66.



Grid reference SK 16 33 (point) (Approximate)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1449

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Record last edited

Aug 7 2020 2:21PM

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