Keys to the Past

Stone Axe (Holy Island)

A Neolithic stone axe was found in the Bishop's Palace garden in 1926, possibly the site now known as the The Palace.

Reference number:N5344
Historical period: Neolithic (4000BC to 2200BC)
Legal status:Conservation area
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1968; B H Pritchard

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Holy Island

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