The Stone Age in Briton

The Stone Age was such a long time ago there are no written records of what happened or what life was like. This is called Prehistory. Prehistory in Britain began with the arrival of groups of hunter-gatherers in around 450,000 B.C.! It traditionally ended with the Roman invasion of A.D.43.  The Stone Age was split into three main parts shown by this timeline below.

10,000 B.C. 9,000 B.C. 8,000 B.C. 7,000 B.C. 6,000 B.C. 5,000 B.C. 4,000 B.C. 3,000 B.C. 2,000 B.C. 1000 B.C. 0 B.C. 1000 A.D. Palaeo- lithic Mesolithic Neolithic Bronze age Iron age 2,500,000 B.C.- 10,000 B.C. 10,000 B.C. - 4500 B.C. 4500 B.C. - 2300 B.C. 2300 B.C. -  700 B.C. 700 B.C. - A.D.43 Ancient Greeks The Romans The Anglo Saxons The Vikings The Stone Age The Stone age in a nutshell ! Click to read a Playmobil  Stone Age comic Web links to Stone Age resources Dorling Kindersley Stone Age for Kids Top facts and interesting  timeline BBC video and Stone  Age Activities Play the   Stone Henge game A tour of a Palaeolithic Cave in France Explore Skara Brae a Mesolithic village in Orkney. Take a virtual tour of  Kents Cavern, Torquay Play Hunt the Ancestor The museum of Stone Age tools Click to play  Try to help Stone Age Sam Survive Unsworth Primary school Facts about the Stone Age Primary