|Type of record:||Find Spot|
A Neolithic chipped and polished flint axehead was found at Ryston End during the excavation of a trench for a new sewer.
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|Grid Reference:||TF 615 027|
|Parish:||DOWNHAM MARKET, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
June 1960. Found while digging trench for new sewer.
At Ryston End in 46cm (18 inches) of gravel resting on sand.
Chipped and polished flint axehead
Information and (S1) from C. Green (NCM).
R. R. Clarke (NCM).
- FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 60 SW 13. |
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. downham market. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary file. |
|<S1>||Illustration: Green, C.. 1960. Sketch of a Neolithic chipped and polished flint axehead.. Paper. 1:1. |
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