The complete lack of querns
, for example, is very unusual and quite distinct from other wheelhouses, such as Cnip, which produced numerous examples built into the walls and floors of the building (Armit 2006).
It is transformational in its scope and scale and will herald a step-change in the nature of our railway infrastructure, its resilience and reliability, said Rodger Querns
, Network Rail programme director.
He found Acheulian handaxes, ground stone axes, stone querns
, and pottery.
However, the imagery here is not rooted in the agricultural cycle, the earthly world of querns
, ploughs, and bread; instead, he connects the pre-Christian tomb to the Christian calendar.
There's also a static collection of milling and farming equipment on display throughout the mill, but it is the hand-operated querns
which prove a major attraction for children as they try to rival the mill's flour output.
No datable remains were found, only slingstones, querns
and stone pestles and mortars, which suggests that, unlike many hillforts in North Wales, this site was not reoccupied in the late Roman period.
Now their fort has been uncovered baring secret stashes of sophisticated artefacts such as querns
for grinding corn, spindle whorls for weaving, brooches, spear heads and horse harnesses.
Marsden - Morra Querns
and Jeremiah Marsden, of Eugene, a daughter.
The small quantities of stone tools other than arrowheads, the absence of grinding querns
and the lack of carbonised grain indicate that this was a 'consumer' site," he said.
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Within sections on defining regional Neolithics, material culture, and regional and local studies, they discuss such mattes ad the depiction of regional geographies of the Neolithic, what querns
can reveal about corn grinding in southern England, Cumbria s a Neolithic region, and the Dublin coastal group as an examples of the role of islands in defining identity and regionality during the Neolithic.
Other finds include copper fragments, textile production, attested by spindle whorls and a loom weight, and numbers of ground stone objects, including agricultural tools such as querns
for grinding grain.