Record Details

NHER Number:3031
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age axehead from Walcis Farm

Summary

A flint polished axehead dating from between the Early Neolithic and the Late Bronze Age, found in 1951.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 0914 1843
Map Sheet:TG01NE
Parish:GREAT WITCHINGHAM, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1951. Casual Find.
A polished flint axehead was found 4m (300 yds) northeast of Walcis' Farm while cutting kale.
R. R. Clarke (NCM)

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds

  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 01 NE 31.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Witchingham (Great).
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1951. Flint Axe head found at Great Witchingham. 26 March.

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