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HER Number:MDV124025
Name:Reindeer Skull, Berryhead Common, Brixham


A fossil of a reindeer skull is said to have been found in a small quarry in 1830.


Grid Reference:SX 937 565
Map Sheet:SX95NW
Admin AreaTorbay
Civil ParishBrixham
Ecclesiastical ParishBRIXHAM

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Torbay HER: MTO60128

Monument Types: none recorded

Full description

Hawkins, M.R., 1973, Berry Head Management Plan, Zone B (Report - Interim). SDV362518.

The 1973 Berry Head Management Plan compliled by Hawkin, M.R records the Lyte find at Management Zone B (a).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV362518Report - Interim: Hawkins, M.R.. 1973. Berry Head Management Plan. . Zone B. [Mapped feature: #115865 Imported from Torbay HER - Jan 2019, ]

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds

  • FDV7066 - ANIMAL REMAINS (Lower Palaeolithic to Mesolithic - 500000 BC to 4001 BC)

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Aug 22 2019 11:11AM