Record Details

NHER Number:13931
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric flint implements and post medieval pottery sherds

Summary

In 1978 and 1980 a large number of prehistoric flint implements were found here. Tool types identified included flakes, blades and scrapers. Several sherds of post medieval pottery were also retrieved from the same site.

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Location

Grid Reference:TM 2042 9637
Map Sheet:TM29NW
Parish:TASBURGH, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

June 1978. Found on ploughed surface.
Nine flint flakes.
Finds held by NCM.

Grid reference corrected by W. Milligan (NCM) 1980 - further flints found in 1984.
Lead glazed earthenware and stoneware sherds.
Finds held by NCM.
W. Milligan (NCM) 31 May 1984.

Total flint assemblage; two thermal flakes, one hundred and fourteen struck flakes, thirteen blades, four scrapers, one miscellaneous retouched pieces.
F. Healy (NAU) January 1985.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources - none

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