Find Spot record NKT 072 - Newmarket Heath, Newmarket, (Mesolithic)

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One Mesolithic tranchet axe found on the Heath. Formerly recorded as NKT MISC


Grid reference TL 63 63 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL66SW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

1905? One Mesolithic tranchet axe found on the Heath, (S1-S4).

Formerly recorded as NKT MISC

Mapped point is approximate.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J. & Bonsall, C.J.. 1977. Gazetteer of Mesolithic sites in England and Wales, CBA Research Report 20. 262.
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Billington, L, P.. 2016. Lithic Scatters and Landscape Occupation in the Late Upper Palaeolithic and Mesolithic: A Case Study from Eastern England.. M 1128.
  • <S3> Museum Record Card: Cambridge University Museum of Archaology & Anthropology. 1905?. A1905-261 (Jennings). Cambridge Museum, A1905-261 (Jennings).
  • <S4> Digital archive: Jacobi, R.. 2014. Palaeolithic and Mesolithic Lithic Artefact (PaMELA) database. 11550, (note, different from Billington).

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Record last edited

May 12 2020 11:06AM

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