|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Mesolithic flint tranchet axehead|
A Mesolithic flint tranchet axehead was found on the surface of a ploughed field here in 1973.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 094 293|
|Parish:||WOOD DALLING, BROADLAND, NORFOLK|
1973. Stray Find.
Surface find in ploughed field:
1 Mesolithic chipped flint axehead with tranchet cutting edge. See sketch (S1). Information from (S2). This discovery was reported in (S3).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 15 May 2014.
- FINDSPOT (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)
- TRANCHET AXEHEAD (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. |
|---||Archive: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary file. |
|<S1>||Illustration: [Norwich Castle Museum staff]. 1973. Sketch of a Mesolithic flint tranchet axehead from Wood Dalling. Card. 1:1. |
|<S2>||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Mesolithic. |
|<S3>||Serial: 1973. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1973. No 20. p 15. |
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