Record Details

NHER Number:22986
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic flint find


A Neolithic polished flint axehead was found in a garden in 1986.

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Grid Reference:TL 7050 9992
Map Sheet:TL79NW

Full description

Found before October 1986. Back garden in High Street, home of finder (NB spot marked by teacher who did not know number so may not be exact, but on correct side of road and about the right place).
Neolithic polished flint axe, golden brown flint, polished all over. Length 13cm, width at blade 6.5cm, at butt 4cm, about 2cm maximum thick.
Identified by E. M. James (KLM), 9 October 1986.

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.

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