Record Details

NHER Number:19381
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Palaeolithic handaxe, west of Seething Hall

Summary

At some time before 1982 a Palaeolithic handaxe was found here following ploughing.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 312 983
Map Sheet:TM39NW
Parish:SEETHING, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Pre 1982. Stray Find.
Found by [1] after ploughing:
1 Palaeolithic flint handaxe. See drawing (S1). This handaxe is also noted in (S2) and (S3), although no additional information is given.
Compiled by W. Milligan (NCM) 6 June 1983. information from (S4).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 25 March 2014.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Lower Palaeolithic to Middle Palaeolithic - 500000 BC to 40001 BC)

Associated Finds

  • HANDAXE (Lower Palaeolithic to Middle Palaeolithic - 500000 BC to 40001 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Illustration: Hirst, N. 1983. Drawing of a Palaeolithic flint handaxe from Seething. Paper. 1:1.
<S2>Unpublished document: Wessex Archaeology. 1997. The English Rivers Palaeolithic Project. Region 8 (East Anglian Rivers) and 11 (Trent Drainage). p 67.
<S3>Website: TERPS online database. Site 22662.
<S4>Archive: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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