|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Palaeolithic retouched flint flake|
In 1969 a Palaeolithic retouched flint flake was recovered from a gravel quarry at this location.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 1021 1848|
|Parish:||GREAT WITCHINGHAM, BROADLAND, NORFOLK|
1969. Stray Find.
Recovered from gravel in new pits at Lenwade:
1 Palaeolithic flint flake. Retouch on edges. Information from (S1) (see sketch on reverse). This discovery was reported in (S2).
This find is noted in (S3) (described simply as a primary flake) and is also listed in (S4) and (S5), although no additional information is given.
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 20 May 2014.
- FINDSPOT (Lower Palaeolithic to Middle Palaeolithic - 500000 BC to 40001 BC)
- RETOUCHED FLAKE (Lower Palaeolithic to Middle Palaeolithic - 500000 BC to 40001 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. |
|---||Archive: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary file. |
|<S1>||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Palaeolithic. Great Witchingham (Lenwade). |
|<S2>||Serial: 1969. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1969. No 16. p 11. |
|<S3>||Publication: Wymer, J. J. 1985. Palaeolithic Sites of East Anglia. p 55. |
|<S4>||Unpublished document: Wessex Archaeology. 1997. The English Rivers Palaeolithic Project. Region 8 (East Anglian Rivers) and 11 (Trent Drainage). W&Y-2, No.6. |
|<S5>||Website: TERPS online database. Site 22578. |
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