|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Neolithic axehead and scraper and medieval pottery sherds|
A Neolithic polished flint axehead was found in 1962. A Neolithic flint scraper and fragments of medieval pottery were recovered during the Fenland Survey in 1982.
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|Grid Reference:||TF 663 124|
|Parish:||WORMEGAY, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
Large field on Fen skirtland (subdivision on Ordnance Survey removed).
1962; at about 662 128 (NHER 3443, context 1).
Polished flint axe found.
Information from NCM card.
19 November 1982. Fenland fieldwalking.
Whole field walked.
Few sherds, some medieval and others; one flint scraper. No concentration.
R. Silvester (NAU), 19 November 1982.
For full details of wares, flint types etc see Fenland Folders (S1).
- FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
- FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- POT (Undated)
- POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- SCRAPER (TOOL) (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. WGY AA. FENS. |
|---||Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 61 SE 26. |
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Wormegay. |
|<S1>||Archive: Fenland Folders. |
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