|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Neolithic stone axeheads|
In around 1917 two Neolithic flint axeheads were recovered from the garden of a property in Sustead.
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|Parish:||SUSTEAD, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
7 March 1917. Found on surface in garden.
Polished axe 12.7 x 5.7cm (5in x 2.25in) long made from flint with brown patina.
Chipped axe of flinty material 8.9 x 4.4cm (3.5in x 1.75in) long.
Held by F. H. Barclay Collection, possibly now in possession of NCM.
See (S1) and (S2).
R. R. Clarke (NCM).
See (S3). Part-polished axe found pre 1914 - the same as above?
E. Rose (NAU).
- FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- FLAKED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Sustead. |
|<S1>||Publication: Clarke, W.G.. MSS 126. |
|<S2>||Article in serial: Clark, W. G. 1907. The Distribution of Flint and Bronze Implements in Norfolk. Transactions of the Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society. Vol VIII Pt III (for 1906-1907) pp 393-409. p 403. |
|<S3>||Article in serial: 1911. Summary of Proceedings. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society of East Anglia. Vol I Pt I (for 1909-1910) pp 109-121. p 118. |
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