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HER Number:MDV172
Name:Mesolithic Scatter from East Dyke Farm, Clovelly

Summary

Surface finds of flints from East Dykes Farm, include 4 microlith points and waste characteristics of a late Mesolithic industry.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 312 233
Map Sheet:SS32SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishClovelly
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishCLOVELLY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS32SW/6

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

NMR, SS32SW7 (National Monuments Record Database). SDV341379.


Fox, A., 1951, Eighteenth Report on the Archaeology and Early History of Devon, 37 (Article in Serial). SDV15558.


Gardner, K. S., 1957, A Mesolithic Survey of North Devon, 166-167 (Article in Serial). SDV7582.


Wymer, J. J., 1977, Gazetteer of Mesolithic Sites, 56 (Monograph). SDV8096.


Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1977, SS32SW 7 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV341382.

Surface finds of late Mesolithic flints from East Dykes Farm, Clovelly Cross. Including four microlithic points and waste flakes.


Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1979 - 1997, SS32SW13 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV340161.

Four microlithic points and waste characteristic of a late Mesolithic industry were found on the surface at East Dykes Farm. Other finds include the tip of a leaf-shaped arrowhead and one small barbed and tanged arrowhead.


Nicholas Pearson Associates, 2001, Clovelly Park: Historic Landscape Survey and Restoration Plan, 6 (Report - non-specific). SDV5958.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV15558Article in Serial: Fox, A.. 1951. Eighteenth Report on the Archaeology and Early History of Devon. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 83. A5 Hardback. 37.
SDV339712Report - Assessment: Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J.. 2007. The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report. Exeter Archaeology Report. 06.22 (rev.1). A4 Stapled + Digital.
SDV340161Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1979 - 1997. SS32SW13. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV341379National Monuments Record Database: NMR. SS32SW7. NMR Index. Unknown.
SDV341382Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1977. SS32SW 7. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV5958Report - non-specific: Nicholas Pearson Associates. 2001. Clovelly Park: Historic Landscape Survey and Restoration Plan. Nicholas Pearson Associates Report. Unknown. 6.
SDV7582Article in Serial: Gardner, K. S.. 1957. A Mesolithic Survey of North Devon. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 89. A5 Hardback. 166-167.
SDV8096Monograph: Wymer, J. J.. 1977. Gazetteer of Mesolithic Sites. Council for British Archaeology Research Report. 20. Hardback Volume. 56.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Mar 26 2018 4:53PM