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Record details

BCC record ID:0542900005
Type of record:Find Spot
Summary:Possible Palaeolithic flake found in field-walking survey
Grid Reference:SP 9491 1514
Parish:

PITSTONE, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

Associated finds

  • FLAKE (Upper Palaeolithic - 40000 BC? to 10001 BC?)

Public access information

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

Full description

Dimensions - Width 0031 Length 0082 mm Depth/Thickness 0017
DURING FIELDWALKING A POSSIBLE LARGE UPPER PALAEOLITHIC FLAKE FOUND (B1). FLINT IS BLUE WITH SLIGHT WHITE SPECKLING. FLAKE HAS SUFFERED DAMAGE TO LOWER THIRD OF DORSAL SIDE (ILLUS)(B2).

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: FARLEY M E NOV 1984.
<2>Bibliographic reference: DUNGWORTH D 1991 PITSTONE: AN ARCHAEOLOGICAL PARIS H SURVEY PP16-17 (COPY IN CAS FILE 2746).

Associated excavations and fieldwork

  • EBC11440:
  • EBC14242:

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Reports

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