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Photographic Print

February 1933 This photographic print was made by Brighton's Borough Surveyor's department in May 1933. It shows the construction of the promenade by Rottingdean beach. A temporary rope handrail has been placed by the steps.

John Bellingham, taken at the Sessions House, Old Bailey, May 5th 1812

This is a paper coloured etching of John Bellingham, taken at Sessions House Old Bailey 15 May 1812. He is standing in the court dock, dressed in a green coat and in his left hand he is holding a piece of paper. John Bellingham had shot dead Spencer Perce

Photographic Print

24 May 1951 This is a photographic print of Beatty Avenue looking east on the Parkside Estate in Coldean, Brighton. It was taken by the Borough Surveyor's Department on 24 May 1951.


This is a flint axe, bifacially worked and sub-rectangular in shape it may be a roughout prepared for polishing. It was probably made in the Neolithic and was found at South Heighton, Newhaven, East Sussex.


This is a rough flint axe, bifacially worked and rectangular in shape, it may have been broken and then resharpened. It shows some signs of use polish. It was made in the Neolithic and was found at Alfriston, East Sussex.


This is a flint pebble, which may have been used as a hammerstone. It is chipped and crazed on its surface possibly caused during use forming other flint tools. It is Prehistoric in age but there is no information as to where it was found.


This is a flint plunging blade, concave in shape and triangular in section, it has been chipped along both edges which may be due to plough damage. It was made in the Neolithic but there is no information as to where it was found.

Thy Will Be Done

1920 Memorial card to Elizabeth Louise Golds, passed away 3 May 1920 aged 36. Front bears image of flowers and silver stars.


Neolithic This is a Neolithic flint fabricator, which is a retouched flint tool. Fabricators may have been used for lighting fires by striking it against another flint.

Flint Implement or Projectile Head

This is a flint flake which has been retouched to its end and edges and which may be an unfinished projectile head. It was made in the Neolithic and was found at Withdean, Brighton & Hove.

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