Record Details

NHER Number:4115
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age metal find

Summary

A Bronze Age unlooped copper alloy palstave was found on the surface of a sugar beet field in 1970.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 803 134
Map Sheet:TF81SW
Parish:SOUTHACRE, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

June 1970. Stray Find.
Unlooped palstave found on surface of sugar beet field, near hedge.
Bronze Age copper alloy unlooped palstave. See drawing (S1).
Information from (S2). This discovery was reported in (S3).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 7 August 2018.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds

  • PALSTAVE (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 81 SW 26.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Clough, T. 1970. Drawing of a Bronze Age copper alloy unlooped palstave. Card. 1:1.
<S2>Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Bronze Age. Southacre.
<S3>Serial: 1970. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1970. No 17. p 14.

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