Record Details

NHER Number:23488
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic and post medieval finds

Summary

A Neolithic knife, a Neolithic flint flake and a post medieval gunflint were found in the garden when this house was being renovated.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 3001 9016
Map Sheet:TM39SW
Parish:EARSHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

About 1980. Found in garden when renovating brick and timber framed house.
Garden of Victoria Farm, formerly Plantation Farm.
Oval flint flake retouched bifacially on one edge probably for use as Neolithic knife.
Flint flake.
Gunflint double ridged blade.
Information from [1].
Identified by J. Wymer (NAU).
E. B. Green (NCM), 2 January 1987.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • FLAKE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • KNIFE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • GUNFLINT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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

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