MDE1329 - Prehistoric flint arrowheads found near Hoaroak Cottage (Find Spot)

Summary

Several flint arrowheads, including one barbed and tanged arrowhead, found near Hoaroak.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

SS 743 436. Several flint arrowheads, including one barbed and tanged were found near Hoaroak by John Richards, a labourer of Parracombe. [1] Classified as Bronze Age. [2] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Article in serial: Chanter, J.F.. 1906. The Parishes of Lynton and Countisbury. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 38. 114-224. 120 and illustration opposite.
  • <2> Monograph: Grinsell, L.V.. 1970. The Archaeology of Exmoor: Bideford Bay to Bridgewater. David and Charles Limited. 25, 187.
  • <3> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 35497, Extant 12 January 2022.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 743 436 (point) Estimated from sources
Map sheet SS74SW
Civil Parish LYNTON AND LYNMOUTH, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

Finds (2)

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External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 12242
  • Devon SMR: SS74SW/34
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MDE20295
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 74 SW61
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 35497

Record last edited

Jan 12 2022 4:24PM

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