Keys to the Past

Gallowhill Farm Mesolithic site (Corbridge)

In the Mesolithic period flint tools were made at this site. Over 40 flints tools were found there. Evidence for the making of flint tools from this period is rare.

Reference number:N8682
Historical period: Mesolithic (10000BC to 4000BC)
Event(s):FIELDWALKING SURVEY, Mesolithic Occupation at Gallowhill Farm, Corbridge 1973; Field Research Group of The Society of Antiquaries

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Source of Reference
Local History of Corbridge

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