Keys to the Past

Holwick, White Earth (Holwick)

A small fragment of pottery was found here. It was decorated with a pattern of squares made from the marks of a rope or cord. It is probably a piece of late Neolithic date.

Reference number:D587
Historical period: Late Neolithic (2900BC to 2200BC)
Legal status:Scheduled Monument
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1019453

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Source of Reference
Local History of Holwick


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