LVPL2059: WHETSTONE

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WHETSTONE

Unique ID: LVPL2059

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Fine grained sedimentary stone. Tapered to a narrow point through use as a hone. Distinct blade mark on one surface.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 108 mm
Width: 32 mm
Thickness: 33 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st April 2002

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Nick Herepath
Identified by: Mr Nick Herepath

Materials and construction

Primary material: Sedimentary rock

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Ribble Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Ribchester (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SD6437
Four figure Latitude: 53.828009
Four figure longitude: -2.54842
1:25K map: SD6437
1:10K map: SD63NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 16 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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