Record Details

NHER Number:25485
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Palaeolithic flake and Neolithic scraper

Summary

A Palaeolithic primary flint flake, a Neolithic scraper and a prehistoric burnt flint were found in molehills on Clark's Acre, Neatherd Moor.

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Location

Grid Reference:TG 0022 1362
Map Sheet:TG01SW
Parish:DEREHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1989 or earlier. Stray find.
Finds in molehills. Clarke's Acre, Neatherd Moor.
Primary flake, rolled and with toadbelly patina. Condition puts this as Palaeolithic. Chipping on edges probably ancient damage and not secondary working.
Thick end scraper probably Neolithic.
Pot boiler.
Identified by J. Wymer (NAU).
E. Rose (NAU), 10 October 1989.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Palaeolithic - 500000 BC to 10001 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • FLAKE (Palaeolithic - 500000 BC to 10001 BC)
  • POT BOILER (Prehistoric - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Article in serial: Gurney, D. 1990. Archaeological Finds in Norfolk 1989. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XLI Pt I pp 96-106. p 96.

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