Record Details

NHER Number:2797
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead from Bittering Street

Summary

A Neolithic polished flint axehead found in 1955 in Bittering Street.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 9622 1668
Map Sheet:TF91NE
Parish:GRESSENHALL, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1955. Casual Find.
A polished flint axehead was found at Bittering Street..
Drawing (S1) in the Illustration Library.
(S2) by T. H. Mck. Clough wrongly put under Beeston.

1981.
The object was presented to the NCM by [1] from the Puddy Collection.
E. Rose (NAU) 7 December 1981.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

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

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Gressenhall.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Illustration: Clough, T.. 1955. Drawing of a Neolithic polished flint axehead.. Paper. 1:1.
<S2>Archive: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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