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



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Holy Island


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