|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Prehistoric saddle quern, Mill Drove|
The lower half of a prehistoric saddle quern made of quartz found in 1946.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 6710 1491|
|Parish:||MIDDLETON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
Lower stone of saddle quern found 1946 in deep ploughing for sugar beet. In field on west side of Mill Drove, Blackborough End.
Small bolster stone found apart from quern. Of hard quartz sandstone with numerous mica flecks, small vein of quartz running across it.
R.R. Clarke (NCM).
(S1) and (S2) in file.B
- FINDSPOT (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
- SADDLE QUERN (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 61 NE 21. |
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Middleton. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary file. |
|<S1>||Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1936. [unknown]. ?17 May. |
|<S2>||Photograph: CM 95. |
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