Keys to the Past

Neolithic axe from Crookham Eastfield (Ford)

A late Neolithic polished axe, about 4000 years old, was found at Crookham Eastfield. The axe is in excellent condition, possibly never used.

Reference number:N1877
Historical period: Neolithic (4000BC to 2200BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Ford

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