MSO7704 - Neolithic flint north of Raleigh's Cottages (Find Spot)


A collection of Neolithic flint implements, found c.1950.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

[ST 0469 3494 - ST 0476 3477] [1] Several scrapers, cores, flakes and fine hollow-based arrowhead. The finder has in his possession a collection of Neolithic implements which he found c.1950, in the area centred ST 045 348. It includes a honed knife, five hollow-based arrowheads, a petit tranchet arrowhead, a 5" long chisel, a "horseshoe" polishing stone and several saws and scrapers. [2,3] This record was enhanced as part of the National Record of the Historic Environment to Exmoor National Park Historic Environment Record data transfer project. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Map Collection Reference . Corr 6" (A.L. Wedlake 1953).
  • <2> Unpublished document: PALMER, JP. Mid 1960s. Field Investigators Comments. Ordnance Survey visit, 8 August 1965.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1965. ST03SW. 12.
  • <4> Digital archive: Historic England. Various. National Record of the Historic Environment (NRHE) entry. 188466, Extant 31 May 2022.

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11461
  • Local List Status (Unassessed)
  • National Monuments Record reference: ST 03 SW12
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 188466
  • Somerset SMR PRN (Somerset): 33835



Grid reference ST 046 348 (point)
Map sheet ST03SW

Finds (7)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

May 31 2022 12:36PM


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