Prehistoric Stone Act (Bardon Mill)
A polished stone-axe was found whilst laying water mains in 1960. Such axes were mainly used in the Neolithic period. They were probably important objects and could be traded long distances.
|Historical period:||Neolithic (4000BC to 2200BC)|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Bardon Mill
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