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[Bronze Age] stone hammer head found near the Hipsburn (Lesbury)

This Bronze Age stone hammer head was found near the Hipsburn west of Alnmouth in the 19th century. It can be seen today at Alnwick Castle Museum.

Reference number:N5701
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Lesbury


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