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Find Spot record MDR9 - Mesolithic finds, Red Ratcher, Tintwistle

Type and Period (1)

  • (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)

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  • None recorded

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SE 056037. A Mesolithic microlith together with a core and one other artifact were found on a patch of peat erosion on Longden Dale near "Red Ratches". Now in the F. Hepworth Collection. (1)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J J (ed). 1977. Gazetteer of Mesolithic Sites in England and Wales: Council for British Archaeology (CBA) Research Report 20.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Radley, J. Information from Radley, J regarding flint scatters and finds, unknown date.



Grid reference Centred SE 056 037 (100m by 100m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

May 26 2015 10:27AM

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