Keys to the Past

Bronze Age flint arrowhead found in the Kielder Burn (Kielder)

A barbed and tanged flint arrowhead was made between 2500 and 4500 thousand years ago, during a period archaeologists call the Bronze Age. Today, the arrowhead is probably stored at the Museum of Antiquities, Newcastle upon Tyne.

Reference number:N6247
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Kielder


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