Keys to the Past

Prehistoric pottery from Ford (Ford)

Fragments of two prehistoric pots were found on the Ford Estate, one with an unusual rim decoration. The type of pottery is known as Peterborough Ware by archaeologists. They are now in the British Museum.

Reference number:N1815
Historical period: Neolithic (4000BC to 2200BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Ford

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