FINDSPOT (Neolithic)


Grid reference Centred SK 83035 74122 (9769m by 2645m)
Map sheet SK87SW
District Newark
Civil Parish Thorney, Newark


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Tip of a Neo flint sickle. (1)
Part of the blade of a flint sickle was found at Thorney in 1960 by Mr JF Brampton. In Lincoln Museum. (2)
Indicated find spot confirmed by Mr L Brampton (son of JF) who stated that, despite searching for another portion of the sickle, nothing had been found. (3)
See also L4729 for sickle from Harby.

<1> EMAB eds, 1960, East Midlands Archaeological Bulletin, p 9 (Published document). SNT154.

<2> Baker FT, undtd, OS Corr 6in (Personal comment). SNT442.

<3> Seaman BH, 1974, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1252.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Published document: EMAB eds. 1960. East Midlands Archaeological Bulletin. 3. p 9.
  • <2> Personal comment: Baker FT. undtd. OS Corr 6in.
  • <3> Personal comment: Seaman BH. 1974. 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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