Element record L959 - Neolithic axehead, Holme Pierrepont


FINDSPOT (Neolithic)


Grid reference SK 62800 39599 (point)
Map sheet SK63NW
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Holme Pierrepont, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

An unpolished and unused Group VII Graig Lwyd axe, almost 27cm long, was found in a conveyor belt in Hoveringham Gravels Nottingham Quarry, --/07/1967. Found by Mr S Daft of Westminster College who presented it to the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. (1)

<1> Thoroton Society, 1978, TTS, pp 66-8 (Published document). SNT391.

Other Refs: pl 1-2

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Published document: Thoroton Society. 1978. TTS. 82. pp 66-8.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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