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HER Number:MDV10797
Name:Mesolithic Artefacts from Lovehayne Farm, Southleigh


Prehistoric flint tools found near Lovehayne Farm


Grid Reference:SY 176 924
Map Sheet:SY19SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishSouthleigh
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCOLYTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY19SE/13

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ARTEFACT SCATTER (Mesolithic - 8000 BC to 4001 BC (Between))

Full description

Exeter Museum, EXE 4081 (Record Office Collection). SDV97910.

Sidmouth Museum, Untitled Source, 494 (Record Office Collection). SDV97911.

Wymer, J. J., 1977, Gazetteer of Mesolithic Sites, 63 (Monograph). SDV8096.

Lovehayne Farm, Broad Down. One black flake, drill or borer in Exeter Museum. Flints from Lovehayne in Sidmouth useum include mesolithic scrapers and gravers.

Exeter Archaeology, 2003-2004, East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey (Archive - Survey). SDV351568.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV351568Archive - Survey: Exeter Archaeology. 2003-2004. East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey. East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey. Digital + Mixed Archive Material.
SDV8096Monograph: Wymer, J. J.. 1977. Gazetteer of Mesolithic Sites. Council for British Archaeology Research Report. 20. Hardback Volume. 63.
SDV97910Record Office Collection: Exeter Museum. EXE 4081.
SDV97911Record Office Collection: Sidmouth Museum. 494.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds

  • FDV648 - FLAKE (Prehistoric - 698000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FDV650 - GRAVER (Mesolithic - 8000 BC to 4001 BC)
  • FDV649 - SCRAPER (TOOL) (Mesolithic - 8000 BC to 4001 BC)

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 14 2014 3:15PM