Keys to the Past

Stone axe (Denwick)

A Neolithic stone axe was found in 1862, buried about 30cm below the ground surface. Although it was broken at both ends, it would have measured about 7 inches (about 18cm) long when complete. Its present location is not known.

Reference number:N4492
Historical period: Neolithic (4000BC to 2200BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Denwick

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