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HER Number:MDV67696
Name:Deep Moor, Flint Scatter


Prehistoric worked flint found during fieldwork in 1998


Grid Reference:SS 522 215
Map Sheet:SS52SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishGreat Torrington
Ecclesiastical ParishGREAT TORRINGTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS52SW/43

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ARTEFACT SCATTER (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Exeter Archaeology, 1998, Archaeological Assessment of a Proposed Extension at Deep Moor Landfill Site, Great Torrington, 5 (Report - Assessment). SDV336178.

Five pieces of worked flint were recovered from the northern part of the site during fieldwork in 1998 prior to the extension to the landfill site. The assemblage consisted of a barbed-and-tanged arrowhead, a thumbnail scraper, a small blade core and two struck flakes.

Slatcher, D., 2007, Deep Moor IVC: Desk Based Assessment, 4 (Report - Assessment). SDV339133.

39 pieces of stuck flint were found at the same location during trial trenching in 1998. Other details: Appendix.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336178Report - Assessment: Exeter Archaeology. 1998. Archaeological Assessment of a Proposed Extension at Deep Moor Landfill Site, Great Torrington. Exeter Archaeology Report. 98.06. A4 Stapled + Digital. 5.
SDV339133Report - Assessment: Slatcher, D.. 2007. Deep Moor IVC: Desk Based Assessment. RPS Leeds Report. DLE 1052. Digital. 4.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds

  • FDV1046 - BARBED AND TANGED ARROWHEAD (Prehistoric - 698000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FDV1048 - CORE (Prehistoric - 698000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FDV1049 - FLAKE (Prehistoric - 698000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FDV1047 - SCRAPER (TOOL) (Prehistoric - 698000 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Events

  • EDV4280 - Deep Moor IVC

Date Last Edited:Sep 11 2007 11:23AM