|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Palaeolithic flint cleaver|
Around 1965 a Palaeolithic flint 'cleaver' was recovered from this area.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 807 107|
|Parish:||SWAFFHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
1966. Stray Find.
Found at , near site of St Guthlac's Chapel (NHER 4145):
1 Palaeolithic flint cleaver. Noted by (S1) and reported in (S2). Donated to the King's Lynn Museum (KILLM : 2001.663). This object is described in (S3) as a rolled cleaver and is also noted in (S4) and (S5), although no additional information is given.
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 3 June 2013.
- FINDSPOT (Lower Palaeolithic to Middle Palaeolithic - 500000 BC to 40001 BC)
- CLEAVER (Lower Palaeolithic to Middle Palaeolithic - 500000 BC to 40001 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. |
|---||Archive: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|<S1>||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Palaeolithic. |
|<S2>||Serial: 1966. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1966. No 13. p 6. |
|<S3>||Publication: Wymer, J. J. 1985. Palaeolithic Sites of East Anglia. p 50. |
|<S4>||Unpublished Document: Wessex Archaeology. 1996. The English Rivers Palaeolithic Project. Regions 9 (Great Ouse) and 12 (Yorkshire and the Lincolnshire Wolds). N&W-1, No. 10. |
|<S5>||Website: TERPS online database. Site 23059. |
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