|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Neolithic flaked axehead|
In 1976 a Neolithic flaked axehead with an unusual shape was recovered from a drainage ditch in this area.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 328 010|
|Parish:||THURTON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
1976. Stray Find.
Found 2 ft 6 inches [0.8m] deep in drainage trench :
1 Neolithic flaked flint axehead. Unusual waisted shape. See drawing (S1) and photographs.
Identified by A. Gregory (NAU).
Compiled by W. Milligan (NCM), 1980.
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 12 July 2016.
- FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- FLAKED 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. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
|<S1>||Illustration: Finds Illustrations. |
|<S1>||Illustration: Gregory, T. 1976. Drawing of a Neolithic waisted flaked flint axehead. Card. 1:1. |
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