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Neolithic flint quarries of Montvell (Catalan Pre-Pyrenees, NE Iberia)

  title={Neolithic flint quarries of Montvell (Catalan Pre-Pyrenees, NE Iberia)},
  author={Xavier Terradas-Batlle and David Ortega i Cobos and Di{\'o}scorides Mar{\'i}n and Alba Masclans},
Archaeological surveying and preliminary fieldwork were funded by the Govemment of Catatonia and the Spanish National Research Council within the framework of a collaboration agreement for the development of the Catalan Lithotheque of siliceous rocks (LITOcat project). Excavation and research are sponsored by the Department of Culture of the Government of Catalonia ('Prehistoric and historie uses of flint in Catatonia: Contexts of extraction and first transformation'; Grant 2014/100778) and… 

The Neolithic Flint Quarry of Pozarrate (Treviño, Northern Spain)

Abstract In this work, we present the preliminary data we have obtained in the Neolithic flint quarry of Pozarrate, currently under archaeological works. We want to put forward an update about the

Flint quarrying in north-eastern Iberia: quarry sites and the initial transformation of raw material

Prehistoric communities carried out quarrying activities to obtain raw materials for tool production. These were produced either directly for immediate or later use by the same groups who quarried