Keys to the Past

Flints (Thirston)

A large number of flint tools, probably of Mesolithic date were found here in 1996. They are now held in the Museum of Antiquities of Newcastle.

Reference number:N11368
Historical period: Later Prehistoric (4000BC to 43AD)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Thirston


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