Record Details

NHER Number:19714
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic flint find

Summary

In 1983, the mid section of a Neolithic flaked flint axe was found.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 263 144
Map Sheet:TG21SE
Parish:BEESTON ST ANDREW, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1983. Surface find. In valley of Dobbs' Brook, on west side. Ploughed ground near a mound. Found by [1].
Middle segment (10cm long) of well-flaked flint axe. Ochreous stained flint in fresh condition but little recent damage. Both breaks are ancient.
Seen and identified by A. Gregory (NAU), November 1983. Also seen by J. Wymer (NAU).
J. Wymer (NAU), 22 November 1983.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • FLAKED 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.

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