Keys to the Past

Holwick, Birk Rigg (Holwick)

A fragment of a polished stone axe was found here in 1977. It is probably of Neolithic (4000BC to 2300BC) or Bronze Age (2300BC to 800BC) date.

Reference number:D2400
Legal status:Scheduled Monument
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1017119

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Holwick


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