Keys to the Past

Flint tools found in Hepscott (Hepscott)

These two flint tools were made in the later prehistoric period. They would have been used as knife blades or scrapers. They can be seen at the Museum of Antiquities, Newcastle upon Tyne.

Reference number:N11574
Historical period: Later Prehistoric (4000BC to 43AD)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Hepscott

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