Tyne and Wear HER(375): Hylton, socketed axe from the River Wear - Details
Hylton, socketed axe from the River Wear
Tools and Equipment
A socketed bronze axe was found in the River Wear at Hylton. There is no further information, and its whereabouts are unknown.
<< HER 375 >> W. Page, ed. 1905, Victoria County History, Durham, Vol. I, p. 207 N.R. Whitcomb, 1968, Two Prehistoric Dug-out Canoes from the River Wear at Hylton,... Archaeologia Aeliana, 4, XLVI, pp. 300-301 R. Miket, 1984, The Prehistory of Tyne and Wear, p. 63, no. 18