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HER Number:MDV3834
Name:Prehistoric Flint from east of Beech Farm


Prehistoric flint scatter found in a field to the east of Beech Farm


Grid Reference:SX 451 788
Map Sheet:SX47NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishLamerton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLAMERTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX47NE/2
  • Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division: SX47NE1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1950 - 1977, SX47NE1 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV344144.

Flint scatter within a small area including a well worked flint knife and a number of fragments, some bearing signs of working with bulbs of percussion etc.The site lay in a narrow strip of ploughed ground with the remainder of the field under crop.

Whiteaway, T., 2002, Archaeological Assessment of Proposed Wind Turbine Site at Beech Farm, Heathfield, Lamerton, 3 (Report - Assessment). SDV336150.

Quinnell, H., 2002, Untitled Source (Worksheet). SDV344145.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336150Report - Assessment: Whiteaway, T.. 2002. Archaeological Assessment of Proposed Wind Turbine Site at Beech Farm, Heathfield, Lamerton. Exeter Archaeology Report. 02.11. A4 Stapled + Digital. 3.
SDV344144Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1950 - 1977. SX47NE1. OSAD Card. Card Index + Digital. [Mapped feature: #22506 ]
SDV344145Worksheet: Quinnell, H.. 2002. Worksheet.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds

  • FDV1469 - KNIFE (Early Neolithic to Late Iron Age - 4000 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Events

  • EDV4583 - Archaeological Assessment at Beech Farm, Heathfield

Date Last Edited:Jan 27 2010 10:03AM