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HER Number:MDV9497
Name:Flint axe found at Laployd Barton


Flint axe found at Laployd Farm, Bridford. Found at the base of a hedge after the latter had been damaged by a lorry.


Grid Reference:SX 800 859
Map Sheet:SX88NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishBridford
Ecclesiastical ParishBRIDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX88NW/59

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV295043.

Des=worksheet in parish file/(26/10/1977).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV295044.


Greeves, T. A. P., Untitled Source (Worksheet). SDV69961.

Flint axe found at laployd farm, bridford. Vis=26/10/1977(greeves, t. ) brown flint, finely worked, also worked on reverse side. Found at the base of a hedge after the latter had been damaged by a lorry.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV295043Migrated Record:
SDV295044Migrated Record:
SDV69961Worksheet: Greeves, T. A. P..

Associated Monuments

MDV37865Related to: Farmhouse, Laployd Barton (Building)
MDV77102Related to: Laployd Barton Farmstead, Bridford (Building)

Associated Finds

  • FDV3380 - AXE HEAD (Lower Palaeolithic - 698000 BC to 180001 BC)

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 27 2011 9:14AM