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HER Number:MDV30790
Name:Worked flint from Fernworthy Reservoir

Summary

Struck flint found on foreshore of Fernworthy Reservoir in drawn-down conditions, between two of the hut circles.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 669 840
Map Sheet:SX68SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishChagford
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCHAGFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68SE/41

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 698000 BC to 42 AD (Between))

Full description

Greeves, T. A. P., 1987, List of donations to the Plymouth Museum (Un-published). SDV243606.

Site visit 29th October 1978. Struck flint found on foreshore of Fernworthy Reservoir in drawn-down conditions, between two of the hut circles, the 'ring cairn' and the first hut circle to the north-east.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV243606Un-published: Greeves, T. A. P.. 1987. List of donations to the Plymouth Museum. Unknown. [Mapped feature: #17263 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV107529Part of: Metherall Hut Settlement, Chagford (Monument)
MDV6656Related to: Hut circle 340 metres north-west of Metherall, Fernworthy Reservoir (Monument)
MDV6655Related to: Hut Circle or Ring cairn 420 metres west-north-west of Metherall, Fernworthy Reservoir (Monument)

Associated Finds

  • FDV3992 - FLAKE (Lower Palaeolithic to Unknown - 698000 BC)

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Aug 26 2014 10:14AM