Record Details

NHER Number:1549
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead from south of village


A Neolithic polished flint axehead was found around 1935 perhaps when some trees were chopped down. The exact location of this discovery is unclear.

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Full description

Around 1935. In south side of village west of main road to Lynn, found when cutting down trees ?Life Wood.
Polished flint axe, dirty tawny cream in colour. Flattened sides.
See (S1).
R.R. Clarke (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Illustration: Unknown. 1951. Drawing of a Neolithic polished flint axehead.. Paper. 1:1.
---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Ingoldisthorpe.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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