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HER Number:MDV1857
Name:Flints from Hembury Fort


Flints collected from Hembury Fort are now in the Royal Albert Memorial Museum.


Grid Reference:ST 112 030
Map Sheet:ST10SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishPayhembury
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishPAYHEMBURY

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: ST10SW/4/5

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ARTEFACT SCATTER (Prehistoric - 698000 BC to 42 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV135793.


Uglow, J., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV43389.

Hembury fort. Part of the grieg collection in exeter museum, comprising brown and blue/grey chert, mostly unretouched flakes and cores, three pieces show signs of retouch.

Uglow, J., Aug 1985, Flints (Worksheet). SDV118391.

Eight pieces of flint including a scraper and part of a polished axe were found by C.T. Shaw in the 1930s. Now with the Royal Albert Memorial Museum in Exeter.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV118391Worksheet: Uglow, J.. Aug 1985. Flints. Worksheet + Digital.
SDV135793Migrated Record:
SDV43389Migrated Record: Uglow, J..

Associated Monuments

MDV1853Part of: Hembury Hillfort, Payhembury (Monument)

Associated Finds

  • FDV5737 - FLINT (Prehistoric - 698000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FDV5785 - FLINT (Prehistoric - 698000 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 8 2018 3:40PM