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Record details

BCC record ID:0451300000
Type of record:Find Spot
Summary:Two Neolithic polished flint axes
Grid Reference:SU 79500 85900
Parish:

HAMBLEDEN, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

Associated finds

  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (2) (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Public access information

Is the site accessible to the public?No
Is the site visible from a public viewpoint?Unclassified

Full description

SMALL FLINT AXE, CUTTING EDGE POLISHED, POSSIBLY MADE FROM A BROKEN LARGER AXE. LENGTH C8.5CM. MARKED ' GODFREY'S A45. 1'; BROKEN FLINT AXE, POLISHED PART OF SIDE BUTT ONLY REMAINING. LENGTH 9CM. MARKED 'GODFREY'S A29:188' (BI1).1845 HAMBLEDEN TITHE MAP SHOWS 'GODFREYS'. NGR TO FIELD CENTRE (BI2)

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: HAMBLEDEN MUSEUM LOAN COLLECTION (MATERIAL LISTED BY G C LAMB & M E FARLEY,1978.
<2>Map: MRS J TAYLOR,FROM HAMBLEDEN TITHE MAP,1845 (BRO RE F:IR29-30/3/51).

Associated excavations and fieldwork

  • EBC12766: Surface find

Related monuments

Reports

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