Record Details

NHER Number:7444
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead

Summary

A Neolithic flint flaked axehead found in 1930.

Images - none

Location

Parish:GREAT WITCHINGHAM, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1930.
Neolithic chipped flint axehead found at depth of 1.8m (6 feet) while digging for rabbits.
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

---Article in serial: 1930. Summary of Proceedings. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society of East Anglia. Vol VI Pt III pp 249-251. p 249.
---Newspaper Article: 1930. Eastern Daily Press. 6 March.
---Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 01 NE 23.
---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Witchingham (Great).
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

Related records - none

Find out more...

Norfolk County Council logo Heritage Lottery Fund logo

Powered by HBSMR-web and the HBSMR Gateway from exeGesIS SDM Ltd, and mojoPortal CMS
© 2007 - 2019 Norfolk Historic Environment Service