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HER Number:MDV31310
Name:Flint axe found in yard at Ruddycleave Farm


Large flint core found in yard of Ruddycleave Farm in 1987. Flint retained by finder.


Grid Reference:SX 729 741
Map Sheet:SX77SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishBuckland in the Moor
Ecclesiastical ParishBUCKLAND IN THE MOOR

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77SW/396

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Belsey, P. M., 1983 - 1987, Buckland In The Moor Parish Checklist (Un-published). SDV345904.

(Site visited 20/5/1987) Large flint core found in yard of Ruddycleave Farm by Lloyd Stone. Retained by finder. See worksheet for measurements.

Griffith, F. M., 1987, Untitled Source (Personal Comment). SDV347547.

Possibly an axe rough out.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV345904Un-published: Belsey, P. M.. 1983 - 1987. Buckland In The Moor Parish Checklist. Parish Checklist. A4 Single Sheet.
SDV347547Personal Comment: Griffith, F. M.. 1987. Unknown.

Associated Monuments

MDV30992Related to: Ruddycleave farmstead, Buckland in the Moor (Monument)

Associated Finds

  • FDV2724 - CORE (Lower Palaeolithic to Unknown - 698000 BC)

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 22 2012 12:00AM