Record Details

NHER Number:6827
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic flint find

Summary

A Neolithic chipped flint axehead was ploughed up in 1959.

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Location

Grid Reference:TG 2919 3186
Map Sheet:TG23SE
Parish:KNAPTON, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Found in 1959.
Flint axehead ploughed up from the south side of North Walsham and Dilham Canal. Axe chipped with polished cutting edge, butt end squared, very slightly waisted.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • FLAKED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Serial: 1959. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1959. No. 6. p 4.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Knapton.

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