Record Details

NHER Number:2075
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead

Summary

A Neolithic polished axehead, made of flint.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 9673 3909
Map Sheet:TF93NE
Parish:BINHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1957. Stray Find.
Found by [1], 1 mile west-south-west of church:
1 Neolithic partly-polished flint axehead.
Donated to Norwich Castle Museum (NWHCM : 1957.201).
Information from (S1).
This discovery was first reported in (S2) and the location of the site is also marked on a map subsequently drawn by the finder, indicating the locations of various discoveries made on the Field House estate [2].
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 30 August 2016.

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: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 93 NE 13.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Binham.
<S2>Serial: 1957. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries. No 4. p 2.

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