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Viewing website implies consent to set cookies on your computer. Full details Swaledale and Arkengarthdale Archaeology Group
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SWAAG Honorary President:
Tim Laurie FSA

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 *****SWAAG_ID***** 160
 Date Entered 18/03/2011
 Updated on 23/03/2011
 Recorded by Ric Carter
 Category Lithic Find / Scatter
 Record Type Archaeology
 Site Access Public Access Land
 Record Date 17/03/2011
 Location Riddings Rigg, Reeth
 Civil Parish Reeth
 Brit. National Grid 
 Geology Small area of calcareous grassland over limestone within an area of acidic heath.
 Record Name Lithic Scatter
 Record Description 4x very small flint flakes, attributed to Later Mesolithic period. No.1 is a snapped bladelet.
 Dimensions 10mm to 17mm
 Additional Notes These four very small flint finds indicate the existence of an occupation site at a vantage point characteristic of Hunter Period camp sites.
 Image 1 ID 440         Click image to enlarge
 Image 1 Description Lithic scatter
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