|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Bronze Age palstave|
A Bronze Age palstave, made of copper alloy, found in 1968.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 5836 0179|
|Parish:||DOWNHAM WEST, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
'A copper alloy palstave was found when hoeing a field on Chapel Farm, Salter's Lode. It was deposited in King's Lynn Museum who date it between 1400 and 1000 BC'.
See (S1) and (S2).
Finder showed Ordnance Survey inspectors the exact spot.
- FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- PALSTAVE (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 50 SE 6 . |
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|<S1>||Newspaper Article: Lynn Advertiser. 1968. [unknown]. 24 May. |
|<S2>||Newspaper Article: Lynn Advertiser. 1968. [unknown]. 26 May. |
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