Tyne and Wear HER(7750): Brenkley, flint scatter - Details
Brenkley, flint scatter
A flint scatter comprising up to 900 items was recovered during field-walking exercise in the early-mid 1990s. The flints included tools and cores, apparently from the Mesolithic and Neolithic periods. A They were recovered from a wide are between Brenkley and Gasrdenerâ€™s Houses, with a particular concentration around NZ 2140 7484.
Pers. Comm. Alan Biggins of Dinnington. The Archaeological Practice, 1996, Gardenerâ€™s Houses, Dinnington, Tyne & Wear: An Archaeological Assessment. Unpublished report for H J Banks & company Limited, p. 9. (T&W HER 1996/13); Archaeological Research Services, 2012, Brenkley Lane South, Dinnington - archaeological assessment (addendum)