Record Details

NHER Number:13338
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Mesolithic flint punch

Summary

It is recorded that a Mesolithic punch with smoothed ends was recovered from the parish of South Pickenham, but the exact date and location of this discovery are unclear.

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Location

Parish:SOUTH PICKENHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

?1960. Stray Find.
According to (S1) the King's Lynn Museum hold a Mesolithic punch with smoothed ends that was found at an unrecorded location in South Pickenham (possibly KILLM : 1960.19.12).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 31 May 2013.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)

Associated Finds

  • PUNCH (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards.
---Archive: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Monograph: Wymer, J. J. and Bonsall, C. J. (eds). 1977. Gazetteer of Mesolithic Sites in England and Wales with a Gazetteer of Upper Palaeolithic Sites in England and Wales. Council for British Archaeology Research Report. No. 20. p 213.

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