Record Details

NHER Number:16276
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead

Summary

A Neolithic polished and reflaked axe was found on an irrigation machine in this field.

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Location

Grid Reference:TM 308 882
Map Sheet:TM38NW
Parish:EARSHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1980. Found on an irrigation machine when it was working in this field.
Flint axe, polished and rechipped. White flint, 12cm maximum length, 5.5cm maximum width.
E. Rose (NAU), 3 July 1980.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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