Record Details

NHER Number:10242
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic polished flint axehead

Summary

In 1961 a Neolithic polished flint axehead was recovered from the field surface here.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 3120 0583
Map Sheet:TG30NW
Parish:SURLINGHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1961. Stray Find.
Found on field north of Holloway Road.
1 Neolithic polished axehead of grey flint. See drawing (S1).
Information from (S2).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 3 August 2014.

Part of large site NHER 35077.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 30 NW 26.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Serial: 1961. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1961. No 8. p 4.
<S1>Illustration: [Norwich Castle Museum staff]. 1961. Drawing of a Neolithic polished flint axehead. Card. 1:1.
<S2>Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Surlingham.

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