Record Details

NHER Number:24526
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axeheads

Summary

Two Neolithic flaked axeheads, made of flint.

Images - none

Location

Parish:BARTON TURF, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

October 1987. Stray Find.
Found by [1] in load of potatoes delivered to Neatishead:
1 Neolithic chipped grey flint axehead. See drawing (S1).
See [1].

A second flint axe or adze was found by [2] in same circumstances at the same time but not reported until 1988. See sketch (S2) and drawing (S3).
W. Milligan (NCM) 16 November 1987 and 14 October 1988.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

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

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: [Norwich Castle Museum staff]. 1987. Drawing of a Neolithic flaked flint axehead. Paper. 1:1.
<S2>Illustration: [Norwich Castle Museum staff]. 1987. Sketch of a Neolithic flaked flint axehead/adze. Paper. 1:1.
<S3>Illustration: [Norwich Castle Museum staff]. 1988. Drawing of a Neolithic flaked flint axehead/adze. Paper. 1:1.

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