Record Details

NHER Number:2761
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic polished flint axehead

Summary

Sometime around 1970 a Neolithic polished axehead made from orange flint was recovered from the ground surface at this location.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 959 065
Map Sheet:TF90NE
Parish:SHIPDHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

About 1970. Stray Find.
Neolithic waisted flint axe in orange flint, with polished cutting edge. See drawing (S1).
Compiled by E. Rose (NAU/NLA).
Information from (S2).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 30 May 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

<S1>Illustration: Clough, T. 1973. Drawing of a Neolithic part-polished flint axehead. Card. 1:1.
<S2>Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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