|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Bronze Age spearhead|
A Bronze Age pegged and socketed copper alloy spearhead was found in digging foundations for a new greenhouse.
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|Grid Reference:||TF 9867 1163|
|Parish:||DEREHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
1940. Found when digging boiler for greenhouses at depth of 2.1m (7 feet) from surface in red clay with peat and humus above (Gault and white sand under red clay).
Rivetted Late Bronze Age spearhead 13cm (5.25 inches) long, 3.5cm (1.375 inches) wide.
 says found in 1912 and 3.66m (12 feet) down in white sand.
R.R. Clarke (NCM).
This object is a pegged socketed spearhead and is in Bishop Bonner's Cottages Museum, Dereham
A.J. Lawson (NAU), 6 November 1981.
Site since built over for housing.
- FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- SPEAR (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Publication: Boston & Puddy. 1952. East Dereham. p.3. |
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Bronze Age. Dereham East. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary file. |
|<S1>||Illustration: Finds Illustration. |
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