Element record L10691 - Stone Axe from Bestwood Park


FINDSPOT (Neolithic)


Grid reference SK 56870 46760 (point)
Map sheet SK54NE
District Gedling
Civil Parish Bestwood Park (G), Gedling


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

A flint axe, of greyish flint, flaked, trapezoidal in shape. Possibly re-used in BA. Found by Mr Bee when planting trees near Gaunt's Hill, Bestwood Park, in 1997, and returned to him after recording. (1) (2)

Data Held (Document). SNT2647.

Sketches, Parish File

Data Held: Ground Photograph (Ground photograph). SNT2646.

4 colour prints, SMR

<1> Bee, Mr RW, 1997, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1838.

<2> Bishop MW, 1997, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1837.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • --- Document: Data Held.
  • <1> Personal comment: Bee, Mr RW. 1997. Pers Comm.
  • <2> Personal comment: Bishop MW. 1997. Pers Comm.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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