Element record L5097 - Neolithic axe, Misson


FINDSPOT (Neolithic)


Grid reference SK 68000 93799 (point)
Map sheet SK69SE
District Bassetlaw
Civil Parish Misson, Bassetlaw


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Neo axe - group VIII (fine ground volcanic ash) from Ordovician rocks of Pembrokeshire. Common in S Wales and Herefords, less common in E Midlands. Found in excavations for flood defences / dredging. (1)
(Should "Cummings" be WA Cummins, of Nottm Univ ?)
NB Grid ref not near river. See L 5163 for nearby cropmark.

<1> Cummings , Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT596.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Personal comment: Cummings . 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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