|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Prehistoric flint adze|
A prehistoric flint adze was reportedly found here in 1949. It is possible that was one of several Mesolithic tranchet adzes/axes that was subsequently identified in the finder's collection.
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|Grid Reference:||TF 8080 1159|
|Parish:||SOUTHACRE, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
1949. Stray Find.
Found by :
1 flint adze, black flint, 5 1/8 inches [13cm] long. Seen by R. R. Clarke (NCM).
Information from (S1).
This may be one of the Mesolithic tranchet axes/axes subsequently identified in the collection of  by R. Jacobi and listed in (S2).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 14 August 2014.
- FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- ADZE (Neolithic - 4000 BC? to 2351 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|<S1>||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. South acre. |
|<S2>||Monograph: Wymer, J. J. and Bonsall, C. J. (eds). 1977. Gazetteer of Mesolithic Sites in England and Wales with a Gazetteer of Upper Palaeolithic Sites in England and Wales. Council for British Archaeology Research Report. No. 20. pp 212-213. |
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