Record Details

NHER Number:1892
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic polished and reflaked axehead

Summary

In 1958 a Neolithic partially polished and reflaked axehead was recovered from this area.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 802 373
Map Sheet:TF83NW
Parish:STANHOE, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1958. Stray Find.
Found north-west of The Grange:
Neolithic flint axehead, chipped, part polished, then rechipped. See drawing (S1).
Information from (S2). This discovery was reported in (S3).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 22 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.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: [Norwich Castle Museum staff]. 1958. Drawing of a Neolithic part-polished flint axehead. Card. 1:1.
<S2>Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Stanhoe.
<S3>Serial: 1958. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries. Vol 5. p 5.

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