Record Details

NHER Number:2324
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead found at Philip's Farm, Grimston Heath

Summary

A Neolithic flint polished axehead found in 1961.

Images - none

Location

Parish:GAYTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1961. Stray Find.
Possibly found on Philip's Farm, Grimston Heath:
1 Neolithic polished flint axehead of chisel type. See drawing (S1).
Information from (S2).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 27 February 2018.

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: Clarke R. R. 1961. Drawing of a Neolithic flint polished axehead. Paper. 1:1.
<S2>Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Grimston.

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