Tyne and Wear HER(831): Jarrow, flint axe - Details
Jarrow, flint axe
Tools and Equipment
A fine flint axe, 155 mm long, 50 mm broad, was found in the town of Jarrow about the end of 1886. There are no further details. It is not clear from this minimal description as to whether the axe was polished, partly polished or a roughout.
<< HER 831 >> G.B. Hodgson,1903, The Borough of South Shields R. Miket, 1984, The Prehistory of Tyne and Wear, p. 78 no. 5