Record Details

NHER Number:16475
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic flint axe and implements


Fieldwalking at this site in 1980 found the fragments of a Neolithic chipped flint axe as well as flint flakes, cores and a scraper of the same date.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 9843 8798
Map Sheet:TL98NE

Full description

11 June 1980. On mound south of railway, east of river. Found in fieldwalking.
Chipped flint axe fragment, abandoned uncompleted.
Nine flakes, two cores, retouched flake, scraper.
Identified by A. Lawson (NAU)12 June 1980.
W. Milligan (NCM) 12 June 1980.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • FLAKED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (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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