Element record L7347 - Neo/BA flints, Mosley Hills, Sutton-in-Ashfield


ARTEFACT SCATTER (Neolithic to Late Bronze Age)


Grid reference SK 52499 55599 (point)
Map sheet SK55NW
District Ashfield
Civil Parish Sutton in Ashfield, Ashfield


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Flint artifacts discovered on the surface near Mosley Hills, all within 150m radius of above grid ref.
Flint axehead, semi-polished. Barbed and tanged arrowhead. Lozenge shaped multi edged scraper,
round ended scraper, scraper with concave working edge. Small blade with broken tip. Microlithic type bladelet. Small core. Two round pointed stylus like tools (these may actually be fossils - hard to see whether they have been used). The find site lies on a well drained sandstone escarpment at a height of 550m. (1)

Data Held (Document). SNT2647.

(1) Parish File

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

Parish File

<1> Smith RD, 29/10/2001, Letter (Unpublished document). SNT2340.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • --- Document: Data Held.
  • <1> Unpublished document: Smith RD. 29/10/2001. Letter.

Finds (9)

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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