|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Mesolithic flint tranchet axehead|
A Mesolithic flint tranchet axehead was found here during potato harvesting in 1974.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 3378 2520|
|Parish:||DILHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
July 1974. Stray Find.
Found while harvesting potatoes (soil medium loam but rather marshy):
Mesolithic flint tranchet axe. See drawing (S1).
Information from (S2). First reported in (S3).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 9 June 2014.
- FINDSPOT (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)
- TRANCHET AXEHEAD (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Archive: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary file. |
|<S1>||Illustration: Gregory, T. 1974. Drawing of a Mesolithic flint tranchet axehead from Dilham. Card. 1:1. |
|<S2>||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Mesolithic. |
|<S3>||Serial: 1974. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1974. No 21. p 3. |
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