Keys to the Past

Prehistoric Flint Site (Alnmouth)

A number of pieces of worked flint have been found here. They include several microliths, small flint flakes used to make larger tools. They were found on a raised beach. This is an area of land, which used to be on the coastline. However, over time t

Reference number:N5712
Historical period: Mesolithic (10000BC to 4000BC)



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Alnmouth


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