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HER Number:MDV59559
Name:Flint leaf-shaped arrowhead found near Down Tor stone row

Summary

Very finely worked flint leaf-shaped arrowhead recovered from eroded peat on northern side of the Down Tor/Combeshead stone row, two-thirds along row from its eastern end. Pale grey + white mottled flint. It has a long 'tang', the end of which has been broken off.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 587 693
Map Sheet:SX56NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWalkhampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56NE/617

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2201 BC (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV218279.

Des=greeves, t. /(1/2/1992)/letter in pf.


Greeves, T. A. P., Untitled Source (Worksheet). SDV69961.

Fine flint leaf-shaped arrowhead recovered from eroded peat on n side of the down tor/combeshead stone row in november 1992, two-thirds along row from its e end. Pale grey + white mottled flint. It has a long 'tang', the end of which has been broken off. Very finely worked; length 31mm, max width 19mm x c.0.3mm thick (greeves).

Sources / Further Reading

  • Migrated Record:
  • Worksheet: Greeves, T. A. P..

Associated Monuments

MDV3502Related to: Down Tor Stone Row (Monument)

Associated Finds

  • FDV4415 - LEAF ARROWHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2201 BC)

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Oct 19 2015 1:07PM