Neale’s Cave, Paignton, Devon


NGR: SX 877 595

NMR: SX 85 NE 42

SMR: -

SAM: -

MCRA: -

Excavation: L. Neale and A.J. Sutcliffe, 1958-59.

Curation: Natural History Museum, London.

Burials: MNI: 1+

Finds: Animal bones.

Date: Early Bronze Age (1)

14C: 3,512 bp (OxA-16522) on human bone.

Bibliography:

Harrison, C.J.O. (1987) Pleistocene and prehistoric birds of south-west Britain. Proceedings of the University of Bristol Spelaeological Society 18 (1): 81-104.

Jackson, J.W. (1962) Archaeology and palaeontology. In Cullingford, C.H.D. (ed.) British Caving. Routledge and Kegan Paul, London, pp. 252-346.

Jenkinson, R.D.S. (1983) The recent history of northern lynx (Lynx lynx, L.) in the British Isles. Quaternary Newsletter 41: 1-7.

Kaagan, L.M. (2000) The Horse in Late Pleistocene and Holocene Britain. PhD thesis, University College London.

Sutcliffe, A.J. (1963) The scientific investigation of caves. Journal of the Royal Society of Arts 111: 412-419.

Sutcliffe, A.J. (1969) Pleistocene faunas of Devon. In Barlow, F. (ed.) Exeter and its Region. University of Exeter, pp. 66-70.

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