Element record L846 - Bronze Age axehead, Holme Pierrepont


FINDSPOT (Bronze Age)


Grid reference SK 62300 38699 (point)
Map sheet SK63NW
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Holme Pierrepont, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

A "Migdale" type bronze flat axehead was found in the gravel quarry, at about above grid ref. (1)
Flat axe, Migdale type, Ind Phase III, Migdale, EBA. (2)
NB Grid ref appears to be wrong, quarry at this time was further to N, approx SK 623 396.
See L8046 for cropmarks.
May be the same as L6817.

<1> EMAB eds, 1964, East Midlands Archaeological Bulletin, p 23 (Published document). SNT158.

<2> Thoroton Society, 1997, TTS, p 53 (Serial). SNT1481.

Other Refs: No 60

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Published document: EMAB eds. 1964. East Midlands Archaeological Bulletin. 7. p 23.
  • <2> 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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