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Moor Sand
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Place Name : Prawle Point, Salcombe, Devon

Lat / Long : 50 ° 12 ' 42 '' North - 3 ° 44' 18'' West System used to obtain Long / Lat : unknown
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Restrictions : An area within 300m radius of position 50 12.70' N., 03 44.33' W. excluding any part of the area which lies above the high-water mark of ordinary spring tides. Chart affected: 28. This site is a designated Historic Wreck under the Protection of Wrecks Act, 1973
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The site consists of a scatter of eight Middle Bronze Age implements discovered between 1977 and 1982.
ADU designation: March 8, 1978; 1978 No. 1; 1978/199; Amendment Order February 16, 1979; 1979/56.
ADU licences: 1978-82 survey.

References :
Baker, P. & Branigan, K., 1978, Two Bronze Age swords from Salcombe, Devon. IJNA 7.2: 149-51. Muckelroy, K., 1980, Two Bronze Age cargoes in British Waters. Antiquity LIV: 100-9. Muckelroy, K., & Baker, P., 1980, The Bronze Age Site off Moor Sand, Salcombe, Devon. An interim report on the 1979 season. IJNA 9.2: 155-8. Muckelroy, K. & Baker, P., 1979, The Bronze Age site off Moor Sand, near Salcombe, Devon. An interim report on the 1978 season. IJNA 8.3: 189-210.
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