Find Spot record MDR937 - Axe, near Aleck Low, Hartington Nether Quarter

Type and Period (1)

  • (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Slate celt or axe, 5½ inches long and 2¼ inches wide, found near Elklow [= Aleck Low] Hartington, in April 1848. (1,2).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Howarth, E. 1899. Catalogue of the Bateman Collection of Antiquities in the Sheffield Public Museum. p23.
  • <2> Index: NDAT. 1097. 1097.
  • <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.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 175 595 (100m by 100m) (Approximate)
Civil Parish HARTINGTON NETHER QUARTER, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Jan 4 2008 2:33PM

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