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Red Gap

Period: Mesolithic - Neolithic

NGR Easting: 225970

NGR Northing: 467640

Description: A single worked flint blade, apparently recovered during the construction of a carpark and tennis court at Castle Rushen High School, Castletown (previously Ordnance Survey Field no. 3113, Red Gap).

The blade measures 27mm overall, with a maximum width of 14mm.

The artefact is in the Manx National Heritage collections, accession no. 1984-0090.

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Site & Monument Type: findspot; flint scatter

Category: National Monuments Record: Archaeological Sites [single-site]

Site ID number: 2426.00


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