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Friday, 12 December 2008

Appeal to keep axes in Dorchester

An appeal has gone out to keep a nationally important hoard of Bronze Age axes in Dorchester.

The collection of more than 400 axes, found last year on farmland at Langton Matravers, was declared treasure under the Treasure Act and is being valued at the British Museum.

READ MORE - Source: Dorset Echo Friday 12th December 2008

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