Keys to the Past

Bronze axes and spearhead (Shilbottle)

A group of six bronze axes and a socketed spearhead fragment of Bronze Age date have been found in this area near Tyelaw Burn.

Reference number:N5429
Historical period: Late Bronze Age (1200BC to 700BC)



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Shilbottle


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