TG2607 : A woodland walk in Whitlingham Country Park - steep steps

taken 8 years ago, near to Thorpe st Andrew, Norfolk, Great Britain

A woodland walk in Whitlingham Country Park - steep steps
A woodland walk in Whitlingham Country Park - steep steps
The steps take the path over a steep hillside in Old Wood. This wooded area of the park, south of the River Yare, has been named Prehistoric Park. From the great number of flints found here it has been concluced that this is the location of a prehistoric flint-working site. The large deposits of chalk found in the vicinity are full of flints and would have provided an inexhaustible resource. Flint can be flaked to produce very sharp edges, making it an ideal material for tools, arrowheads and axes. Also found on the site was the tooth of a mastodon, animals which were hunted by prehistoric man with flint weapons.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 23 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 25 January, 2010
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OSGB36: geotagged! TG 265 076 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:37.1337N 1:20.6771E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TG 265 076
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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