Peepy Farm flints (Bywell)
A collection of worked flints were discovered when excavations for a gas pipeline were dug. Six microliths and three scrapers were identified. Further finds have been made in this and adjacent fields and bequeathed to the Museum of Antiquities, Newcastle.
|Historical period:||Later Prehistoric (4000BC to 43AD)
Mesolithic (10000BC to 4000BC)
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Source of Reference
Local History of Bywell
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