Record Details

NHER Number:20438
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic flint find


A Neolithic polished flint axehead was found on the surface of a field in 1984.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 6430 9924
Map Sheet:TL69NW

Full description

May 1984. West of Duke's Plantation. Found on surface of sugar beet field. Neolithic flint axe, grey, extremely well polished. One side blade edge rounded, other has a corner (see outline sketch (S1) in file). Length 16cm. Width across working end 6.5cm. Width across butt 3.5cm. Butt semi-circular.
E. M. James (KLM), 30 May 1984.

See rough sketch (S1) in file.

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: Finds Illustrations.

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