Record Details

NHER Number:23656
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric worked flints from west of Broad Covert

Summary

Fieldwalking as part of the Fenland Survey recovered a small scatter of prehistoric worked flints.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 6369 9696
Map Sheet:TL69NW
Parish:HILGAY, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

18 March 1987. Fenland fieldwalking. West of Broad Covert.
Well weathered soil and young cereal.

HLG AP. HLG U3 in (S1).
Small group of flints, not a concentration.
R. Silvester (NAU), 20 March 1987.

For full details of wares, flint types etc see (S2).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---*Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. HLG AP. FENS.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Monograph: Silvester, R. J. 1991. The Fenland Project, Number 4: The Wissey Embayment and the Fen Causeway, Norfolk. East Anglian Archaeology. No 52.
<S2>Archive: Fenland Folders.

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