Record Details

NHER Number:6847
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age stone find

Summary

A Bronze Age polished stone axehammer was pulled up by a harrow in 1975.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 299 328
Map Sheet:TG23SE
Parish:KNAPTON, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1975. [1].
Found between tines of harrow. Large polished stone axehammer, irregular outline. Made from naturally shaped stone?
Drawn NCM 8 July 1975, (S1).
E. Rose (NAU).

December 2017. Metal-detecting. Site extended to the whole field. [2].
NHRG122017 - PAS details to follow.
A. Beckham (HES), 26 January 2018.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

  • AXE HAMMER (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Serial: 1975. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1975. No 22. p 9.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Gregory, T.. 1975. Drawing of a Bronze Age polished stone axehammer.. Card. 1:1.

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