Record Details

NHER Number:34912
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axe or adze

Summary

A Neolithic stone axe or adze found in 1998.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 7024 2243
Map Sheet:TF72SW
Parish:GRIMSTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1998. Stray find.
1 Neolithic perforated stone axe/adze. See drawing (S1).
Identified by P. Robins (NCM), see description in file.
This discovery is noted and illustrated in (S2).
K. Sussams (NCM) 13 May 1998. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 10 January 2016.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • ADZE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • PERFORATED OBJECT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Robins, P. 1998. Drawing of a Neolithic perforared stone axe/adze. Paper. 1:1.
<S2>Article in Serial: Robins, P. 1998. Some Recent Lithic Finds from Norfolk. The Quarterly. No 31 pp 14-19. p 19.

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