Record Details

NHER Number:8192
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age spearhead


In 1854 a Bronze Age spearhead was found on Wayford Wood Farm in Stalham. The spearhead was corroded and had a broken central midrib.

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Full description

1854. Wayford Wood Farm.
Bronze spearhead with rivet holes - central midrib broken. Corroded, 180 mm long.
Formerly part of the A. C. Savin Collection (1934 no.97). Now held by Spalding Museum.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Rough sketch on (S1).
(S2) states two spearheads found.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

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

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Article in Serial: Clarke, W. G. 1907. The Distribution of Flint and Bronze Implements in Norfolk. Transactions of the Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society. Vol VIII Pt III (for 1906-1907) pp 393-409. p 409.
---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 - Bronze Age. Stalham.
<S2>Monograph: Bryant, T. H. 1900. Hundred of Happing. The Churches of Norfolk.

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