|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Bronze Age stone find|
Part of a Bronze Age stone axehammer was found near to the Bronze Age barrow NHER 1263 in 1954.
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|Grid Reference:||TF 6804 4011|
|Parish:||OLD HUNSTANTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
'Just south of' perimeter of barrow (NHER 1263).
Part of stone axe-hammer.
Grid reference corrected 19 July 1982 from Unit aerial photographs showing position of NHER 1263.
E. Rose (NAU).
- FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- AXE HAMMER (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- BATTLEAXE (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
Sources and further reading
|---||Article in serial: Clough, T. H. Mck. and Green, B. 1972. The petrological identification of stone implements from East Anglia. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society. Vol 38 pp 108-155. |
|---||Article in serial: Roe, F. E. S. 1966. The Battle-Axe Series in Britain. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society. Vol XXXII pp 199-245. no. 134. |
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Bronze Age. Hunstanton . |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary file. |
|---||Article in serial: Williams-Thorpe, O., Webb, P. C. and Jones, M. C. 2003. Non-destructive geochemical and magnetic characterisation of Group XVIII dolerite stone axes and shaft-hole implements from England. Journal of Archaeological Science. Vol 30 pp 1237-1267. |
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