Keys to the Past

Stone axe from Chevington Wood (Tritlington and West Chevington)

A Neolithic polished stone axe was found in Chevington Wood in about 1918. It measured about 25cms long and was presented to the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle.

Reference number:N11861
Historical period: Neolithic (4000BC to 2200BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Tritlington and West Chevington

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