Record Details

NHER Number:19380
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axeheads and medieval metal finds


Sometime prior to 1982 several Neolithic stone axeheads were found here. Metal detecting in 2006 recovered a medieval coin and horse harness mount.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 31 97
Map Sheet:TM39NW

Full description

Pre 1982. Found after ploughing.
Neolithic stone axehead and two petit tranchet derivatives (not seen NCM).
Petrology N283.
(S1) in file.
W. Milligan (NCM) 6 June 1983.

Before 20 November 2006. Metal detecting.
Medieval coin and horse harness mount.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 31 January 2007.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Neolithic to Medieval - 4000 BC to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • TRANSVERSE ARROWHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

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.

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