|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Neolithic flint finds|
A scatter of Neolithic flint tools was found in 1979, including two fabricators, a tiny axehead and a knife or scraper.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 923 423|
|Parish:||WELLS NEXT THE SEA, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
1979 or before. Stray Find.
Scatter in field around old pit:
2 Neolithic fabricators, one 9cm long and one 13cm.
1 Neolithic tiny thin-butted axe, 8cm long and 4cm maximum width. See drawing (S1).
Tool, heavily iron-stained 10cm long.
Knife or scraper made on flake (retouched).
Shown to E. Rose by S. Rickett (NAU).
E. Rose (NAU), 1 October 1979.
See NAU report (S2) in file NHER 35996.
D. Gurney (NLA), 22 August 2002.
- FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- FABRICATOR (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- KNIFE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|<S1>||Illustration: [Norwich Castle Museum staff]. 1979. Drawing of a Neolithic small flaked flint axehead. Paper. 1:1. |
|<S2>||Unpublished Document: NAU. 2000. NAU Report No. 532. Holkham Estate Survey.. |
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