Tyne and Wear HER(345): Washington, Manor House Farm, polished axe - Details
Washington, Manor House Farm, polished axe
Tools and Equipment
An axe in smooth, discoloured buff stone was found during ploughing, probably in the 1960s at Manor House Farm (site of Little Usworth village). Its length was 156 mm, max. width 68 mm, max. thickness 38 mm.
<< HER 345 >> R. Miket, 1984, The Prehistory of Tyne and Wear, p. 56, no. 1, fig. 18.1