Tyne and Wear HER(236): Farringdon, polished axe - Details
Farringdon, polished axe
Tools and Equipment
A Langdale stone axe, 4.5 inches long, was found in 1955 during the building of a council house at Farringdon, although the precise grid reference given is disputed. The find appears to have been reported to Sunderland Museum, but is now lost.
<< HER 236 >> Ordnance Survey archaeological record cards, RPM, 1977, Neolithic axe R. Miket, 1984, The Prehistory of Tyne and Wear, p. 73, no. 16