SWYOR-515CCC: Mesolithic Debitage

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DEBITAGE

Unique ID: SWYOR-515CCC

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Two flint blades (now broken, one into three pieces and one in two pieces, the damage probably occuring post deposition), of Mesolithic or Neolithic date, dating from 10,000 BC - 2200 BC. Neither has any retouch and both are secondary blades. One is formed on golden opaque flint, and the other on opaque cherty grey flint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 10000 BC
Date to: Circa 2200 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 2

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2013 - Tuesday 31st December 2013

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 3172

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Calderdale (Metropolitan District)
District: Calderdale (Metropolitan District)
Parish or ward: Heptonstall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SD9431
Four figure Latitude: 53.77530004
Four figure longitude: -2.09252181
1:25K map: SD9431
1:10K map: SD93SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Open fresh water
Specific landuse: Standing water

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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