Record Details

NHER Number:7983
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic flint axehead

Summary

A reflaked Neolithic polished flint chipped flint axehead was found here in 1952.

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Location

Grid Reference:TG 2208 1932
Map Sheet:TG21NW
Parish:HAINFORD, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1952. Stray Find.
Found east of Waterloo Plantation:
1 Neolithic flaked flint axehead. Donated to Norwich Castle Museum (NWHCM : 1952.200). Information from (S1). A pencil note on this obect (probably added when this and other axeheads were examined by R. Jacobi) identifies it as a reused polished axehead. Small areas of the original polished surface survive on the edges of the axehead.
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 7 October 2014.

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: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 21 NW 3.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Hainford.

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