Dog walker stumbles across 4,000-year-old Stone Age camp
- Finds flint ‘flakes’ which could be from Stone Age tools
- Archaeologists call for full excavation of the site
By CHRIS SLACK
Last updated at 12:45 PM on 12th December 2011
A team of historians believe they have unearthed evidence of a 4,000-year-old Stone Age camp – thanks to a dog walker.
Roger Hall was walking his pet at Cannock Wood in Staffordshire, when he discovered a handful of strange-shaped rocks.
Experts later identified the rocks as flint ‘flakes’, which are the off-cuts from tools crafted by Stone Age Man 4,000 years ago. . . . read more.