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Title:53rd report of scientific memoranda: stone supplement, Braunton
Originator:Worth, R. H.
Summary:A stone implement 99mm x 76mm x 25mm & weighing 3.63kg was found 1.829m down in the cemetery next to Braunton churchyard in old river gravel. A grit from the N Devon carboniferous beds. It is perforated and a piece has been broken off by use. It may have been a hammer-head, hafted and used for striking blows. Neolithic or Bronze Age.

Associated Monuments (3)

MDV2300Hut circle on Wigford Down (Monument)
MDV194Macehead found in Braunton Cemetery (Find Spot)
MDV3227Possible clapper bridge north of Willsworthy Bridge (Monument)