Keys to the Past

Newbiggin Point mesolithic site (Newbiggin-by-the-Sea)

A number of flints have been found on Newbiggin Point. They were probably of Mesolithic date. This may have been the remains of early hunting or fishing camp.

Reference number:N12048
Historical period: Mesolithic (10000BC to 4000BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Newbiggin-by-the-Sea

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