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BCC record ID:0086401000
Type of record:Find Spot
Summary:Two Mesolithic flint tranchet axes and one tranchet sharpening flake found on the ground surface
Grid Reference:SU 79600 85600
Parish:

HAMBLEDEN, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

Associated finds

  • TRANCHET AXEHEAD (2) (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)
  • TRANCHET FLAKE (1) (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)

Public access information

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

Full description

3 TRANCHET AXES IN HAMBLEDEN MUS. LOAN COLLECTION(BI3) 2 TRANCHET AXES & 1 TRANCHET AXE SHARPENING FLAKE LISTED (BI4) NGR TO BURROW FARM (BI5)

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 P47.
<2>Bibliographic reference: OS RECORD CARD SU 78 NE 20 & 26 (FILED).
<3>Bibliographic reference: HAMBLEDEN MUSEUM LOAN COLLECTION (MATERIAL LISTED BY G LAMB & M E FARLEY, 1978).
<4>Bibliographic reference: WYMER J J & BONSALL C J 1977 GAZETTEER OF MESOLITH IC/UPPER PALAEOLITHIC SITES IN ENGLAND & WALES, C.
<5>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1960. OS 1960 6 INCH MAP. 1:10,560.
<6>Unpublished document: BCM ACCESSIONS REGISTER.

Associated excavations and fieldwork

  • EBC12766: Surface find

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Reports

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