Bronze Age Axes (Akeld)
Two Bronze Age axes were found at Humbleton Hill in 1816. Such axes are often found in Bronze Age burials and they were found close to a known Bronze Age cemetery, and were probably originally placed in graves.
|Historical period:||Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Akeld
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