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HER Number:MDV10828
Name:FINDSPOT in the Parish of Farway


A fine socketed celt found in barrow no 62 (hutchinson).


Grid Reference:SY 174 944
Map Sheet:SY19SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishFarway
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishFARWAY

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY19SE/39/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV135220.

Worth, r. N.(ed) + hutchinson, p. O. /tda/12(1880)137 pl /second report of the barrow committee.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV135221.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/41(1983)34 no 31.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV135222.

Pearce, s. M. /bronze age metalwork of sw britain/(1983)442(bar 120).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV135223.

Kirwan, r. /tda/4(1870)300 pl 2,fig 1/the prehistoric archaeology of east devon/part iii.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV135224.

Evans, j. /ancient bronze implements,weapons and ornaments of great britain and ireland/(1881).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV533.

Socketed axe, crescentic blade, bag shaped, side loop below rib, socket slightly squared. Length 80mm, blade width 45mm, socket diameter external 29mm x 35mm (pearce).

HUTCHINSON, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV96023.

A fine socketed celt found in barrow no 62 (hutchinson).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV135220Migrated Record:
SDV135221Migrated Record:
SDV135222Migrated Record:
SDV135223Migrated Record:
SDV135224Migrated Record:
SDV533Migrated Record:
SDV96023Migrated Record: HUTCHINSON.

Associated Monuments

MDV10827Related to: Round Barrow on Broad Down, Farway (Monument)

Associated Finds

  • FDV2680 - AXE HEAD (LANEBA to Unknown - 2200 BC)

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM