Tyne and Wear HER(227): Ryhope Dene, Mesolithic flints - Details
Ryhope Dene, Mesolithic flints
The C.B.A. Gazetteer of Mesolithic Sites records two blades/flakes from 'Ryhope Dene' recovered by Dr. A. Raistrick in the 1930s and donated to Skipton Museum.
<< HER 227 >> G.B. Gibbs, 1932, Neolithic man in County Durham, Antiquities of Sunderland, Vol. 19 (for 1929-32), p. 24 J.J. Wymer, ed. 1977, Gazetteer of Mesolithic Sites in England and Wales, C.B.A. Research Report, No. 20, p. 87 R. Miket, 1984, The Prehistory of Tyne and Wear, p. 92 no. 6 R. Young, 1987, Lithics and Subsistence in North-Eastern England, British Archaeological Report, British Series, Vol. 161, p. 181, F52