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Bronze axe found near Glanton Pike (Glanton)

The discovery of a Bronze Age socketed axe was reported near Glanton in the 18th century. It was found when a fence was being built near Glanton Westfield, now known as Glanton Pike, but its whereabouts today is unknown.

Reference number:N3230
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Glanton

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