Record Details

NHER Number:14753
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic polished stone axe fragment

Summary

In October-November 1978 half of a Neolithic polished axehead was retrieved from a potato machine. Held by KLM.

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Location

Grid Reference:TL 7122 9914
Map Sheet:TL79NW
Parish:NORTHWOLD, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

October-November 1978. Found in potato machine.
Half of a Neolithic polished stone axe was recovered. The axe measured approximately 10.8cm long,possibly made from granite and had a later small indentation on one side.
Donated to KLM 14 April 1979.
R. Trett (KLM).

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: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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