Thomson Point
Description
Media Type
Object
Description
Made between 10,000 and 9,500 years ago by a Late Paleo-Indian hunter. Made of white quartzite and appears to have been shaped entirely by percussion flaking using stone, antler or wood hammers.
Notes
Found by Mr. Alistair Thomson in 1970 in the Boyne River valley in Flesherton.
Date Of Event
1970
Subject(s)
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.2612 Longitude: -80.5497
Contact
South Grey Museum
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Thomson Point


Made between 10,000 and 9,500 years ago by a Late Paleo-Indian hunter. Made of white quartzite and appears to have been shaped entirely by percussion flaking using stone, antler or wood hammers.