Record Details

NHER Number:2846
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead

Summary

A Neolithic polished axehead was found in the parish in 1929.

Images - none

Location

Parish:DEREHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1929.
Polished stone axe.
See (S1) from N. Moore (Lincoln Museum).
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

2001. Watching Brief.
Occasional finds of struck flint, medieval pottery and three small undated features were recorded.
See (S1).
D. Holburn (HES), 21 October 2011.

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

---Illustration: Unknown. Drawing of a Neolithic polished axehead.. Paper. 1:1.
---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Dereham (east).
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Article in serial: Gurney, D. and Penn, K. (eds). 2002. Excavations and Surveys in Norfolk, 2001. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XLIV Pt I pp 162-177. p 170.

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