Element record L6817 - Bronze Age axehead, Holme Pierrepont


FINDSPOT (Bronze Age)


Grid reference SK 61799 38699 (point)
Map sheet SK63NW
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Holme Pierrepont, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Flat axe from the gravel quarry, Migdale type, Ind Phase III, Migdale, EBA. Convex-concave in section. The khaki patina rests on a pitted, unfinished surface. Length 134.5mm, max blade width 84mm and weight 386g. (1)
See L1811 for nearby cropmarks.
May be the same as L846.

<1> Thoroton Society, 1997, TTS, p 53 (Serial). SNT1481.

Other Refs: No 59

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Serial: Thoroton Society. 1997. TTS. 101. p 53.

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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