FAKL-DC0733: Neolithic/Early Bronze Age flint flakes

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Unique ID: FAKL-DC0733

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Group of six flint flakes from one spot:

a (bottom) Core dressing flake, grey opaque flint/chert, Length 37.5mm, Width 19.1mm, Thickness 7.6mm, Mass 3.41g

b (top left) Chip, grey opaque flint/chert, Length 13.0mm, Width 9.3mm, Thickness 4.0mm, Mass 0.52g

c (top right) Chip, grey opaque flint/chert, Length 10,6mm, Width 11.9mm, Thickness 1.8mm, Mass 0.20g

d (centre left) Chip, grey opaque flint/chert, Length 17.4mm, Width 9.3mm, Thickness 2.9mm, Mass 0.41g

e (centre middle) Chip, grey opaque flint/chert, Length 9.9mm, Width 4.9mm, Thickness 1.7mm, Mass 0.07g

f (centre right) Chip, grey opaque flint/chert, Length 16.0mm, Width 8.0mm, Thickness 1.7mm, Mass 0.19g

Probably Late Neolithic/Early Bronze Age.

Class: Flakes

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 2700 BC
Date to: Circa 1601 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 6

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 29th May 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Kevin Leahy
Identified by: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: a ILK 071a

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Pendle (District)
To be known as: Laneshaw Bridge

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
Discovery circumstances: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: FAKL
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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