Keys to the Past

Stone Axe (Tritlington and West Chevington)

A stone axe was found in a corner of Chevington Wood, when the main line of the North Eastern railway was built. It was probably of Neolithic date.

Reference number:N11860
Historical period: Neolithic (4000BC to 2200BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Tritlington and West Chevington


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