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HER Number:MDV4803
Name:Flint flakes found at Yes Tor


Yes tor. Flint flakes found in considerable number on the northern slope of yes tor (brent).


Grid Reference:SX 581 902
Map Sheet:SX59SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishOkehampton Hamlets
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishOKEHAMPTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX59SE10
  • National Record of the Historic Environment: 440870
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX59SE/64

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 698000 BC to 42 AD)

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV218049.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV218050.

Jocobi, r. M. /pdas/37(1979)72, fig.18/early flandrian hunters in the south west.

Brent, F., 1885, 10th Report of the Committee on Scientific Memoranda, 70 (Article in Serial). SDV250005.

A large number of flint flakes found on the northern slopes of Yes Tor (SX 581902).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV218049Migrated Record:
SDV218050Migrated Record:
SDV250005Article in Serial: Brent, F.. 1885. 10th Report of the Committee on Scientific Memoranda. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 17. A5 Hardback. 70.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds

  • FDV3191 - FLAKE (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Neolithic - 698000 BC to 2201 BC)

Associated Events

  • EDV7620 - Okehampton Artillary Range
  • EDV8679 - Okehampton Range: Management Survey
  • EDV8291 - Okehampton Range: Monument Baseline Condition Survey
  • EDV8695 - Survey of Okehampton North Dartmoor Military Range

Date Last Edited:Nov 29 2021 3:39PM