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The curious case of Mrs St George Gray and the West Kennet Avenue Axe (Part 2)

In my last blog I explored the prehistory of an axe found in the West Kennet Avenue. Today‚Äôs blog continues with its more recent history, or rather the history of its finder, Mrs St George Gray. Whereas the previous blog drew much from existing archaeological knowledge of the British Neolithic, in this blog our sources […]

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The curious case of Mrs St. George Gray and the West Kennet Avenue Axe (Part 1)

The inspiration for writing this blog came from finding an axe whilst trawling through the archive of weird and wonderful objects held in the Alexander Keiller Museum at Avebury. Most of the objects in the museum were found during archaeological excavations and are boxed along with crucial information on which excavation they were uncovered by, […]

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Here you will find Open Source versions of out-of-print works related to Avebury, as well as new publications created by project members. All our blog posts and images are freely reusable – you may download, remix, and remake any content on this website for any purpose. Have fun! Project blog highlights Mark Gillings on ‘Pinning […]