Record Details

NHER Number:2763
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic polished flint axehead

Summary

In 1953 a Neolithic polished flint axehead with flattened sides was recovered from a field south of Park Farm.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 999 076
Map Sheet:TF90NE
Parish:WHINBURGH AND WESTFIELD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1953. Stray Find.
Found in second field south of Park Farm.
Neolithic polished flint axehead with flattened sides.
Details received from Dr E. I. Puddy.
Information from (S1), which also has a rough sketch of the object.
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

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 90 NE 4 [2].
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Whinburgh.

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