Record Details

NHER Number:2764
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic polished flint axehead

Summary

A few years before 1948 a Neolithic polished flint axehead was recovered from a field west of Manor House.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 9925 0843
Map Sheet:TF90NE
Parish:WHINBURGH AND WESTFIELD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

A few years before 1948 in field around 1000 yds (914m) west of Manor House.
Polished flint axe of mottled white flint with squared sides. 7 inches (18cm) long, max width 2 3/5 inches (7cm) x max thickness 1 1/5 (3cm) inch.
Sketch (S1) in file.
Seen by R. R. Clarke (NCM).

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

---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Whinburgh.
<S1>Illustration: Finds Illustrations.

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