Record Details

NHER Number:35997
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric flint flakes and blade

Summary

A survey in this area during 2000 recovered two prehistoric flint flakes and one flint blade. One of the flint flakes showed signs of having been retouched.

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Location

Grid Reference:TF 8964 3927
Map Sheet:TF83NE
Parish:WIGHTON, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

2000. Systematic Fieldwalking Survey.
Non-collection fieldwalking undertaken as part of archaeological assessment of Holkham Estate (Field 34).
2 prehistoric flint flakes, 1 retouched flake and 1 blade.
See report (S1) for further details.
K. Penn (NAU), 9 March 2001. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 22 April 2015.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BLADE (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FLAKE (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • RETOUCHED FLAKE (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Unpublished Contractor Report: Penn, K. 2000. The Holkham Estate, Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk. Archaeological Survey (Final Report). Norfolk Archaeological Unit. 532.

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