Record Details

NHER Number:1813
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic flint find

Summary

A Neolithic partly polished brown flint axehead was found in the 1940s.

Images - none

Location

Parish:WELLS NEXT THE SEA, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Pre March 1940. Stray Find.
Found at "Wells, Norfolk":
Neolithic axe of brown flint chipped all over, polished at edge. Seen 27 March 1940. See rough sketch (S1) drawn from memory.
Information from (S2).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 21 February 2018.

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.
<S1>Illustration: [Unknown]. [Unknown]. Rough sketch (from memory) of a Neolithic partially-polished flint axehead. Paper. 1:1.
<S2>Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Wells.

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