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HER Number:MDV10906
Name:Stone Axes, Slade Farm

Summary

Two stone axes, one of polished flint and the other of an altered killas, source unknown, have been found on slade farm, trow hill, salcombe regis (fox).

Location

Grid Reference:SY 161 894
Map Sheet:SY18NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBranscombe
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBRANSCOMBE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY18NE/6

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

NMR CITING PPS 1962, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV124298.

One may be of spotted slate in sidmouth museum which has been petrologically examined; but its location is given as trow hill, sidmouth, at sy1489 (nmr citing pps 1962).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV124300.

Osa=sy18ne3.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV124301.

Smith, e. /pdas/4(1952)137.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV124302.

Evens, e. D. + smith, i. D. + wallis, f. S. /pps/38(1972)269.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV124303.

Pps/28(1962)259, no 861.

EVENS ET. AL., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV19826.

One of these axes was probably examined by s. W. Petrology survey. A group viii axe no.1333 (evens et al).

Fox, A., 1955, Twenty-Second Report on the Archaeology and Early History of Devon, 320 (Article in Serial). SDV148060.

Two stone axes, one of polished flint and the other of an altered killas, source unknown, have been found on Slade Farm, Trow Hill and presented tonthe Sidmouth Museum.

Exeter Archaeology, 2003-2004, East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey, 72 (Archive - Survey). SDV351568.

Two stone axes found on Slade Farm.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV124298Migrated Record: NMR CITING PPS 1962.
SDV124300Migrated Record:
SDV124301Migrated Record:
SDV124302Migrated Record:
SDV124303Migrated Record:
SDV148060Article in Serial: Fox, A.. 1955. Twenty-Second Report on the Archaeology and Early History of Devon. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 87. A5 Paperback. 320.
SDV19826Migrated Record: EVENS ET. AL..
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. 72.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds

  • FDV3504 - AXE HEAD (Early Neolithic to Unknown - 4000 BC)

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Oct 16 2019 11:46AM