Tyne and Wear HER(228): Ryhope Dene, Neolithic flints - Details
Ryhope Dene, Neolithic flints
An arrow head, flakes, chips and cones (?cores) are said to have been found in the fields on both sides of Ryhope North Dene and Ryhope South Dene. The finds are now thought to be lost and can not be provenanced as Neolithic.
<< HER 228 >> G.B. Gibbs, 1932, Neolithic man in County Durham, Antiquities of Sunderland, Vol. 19 (for 1929-32), p. 24 R. Miket, 1984, The Prehistory of Tyne and Wear, p. 92, nos. 4 and 5 R. Young, 1987, Lithics and Subsistence in North-Eastern England, British Archaeological Report, British Series, Vol. 161, p. 218, F 107