Record Details

NHER Number:4999
Type of record:Monument
Name:Possible flint mine

Summary

The possible site of a Neolithic flint mine.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 7789 9269
Map Sheet:TL79SE
Parish:CRANWICH, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

F. N. Hawards 'suspected flint mines' (polished axes etc). Flint mining industry all over this area.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FLINT MINE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards.
---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Cranwich.

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