Record Details

NHER Number:2939
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead

Summary

A Neolithic polished axehead, made of flint.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 0007 0410
Map Sheet:TG00SW
Parish:CRANWORTH, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1961. Stray Find.
Found in arable field:
Neolithic polished flint axehead. See drawing (S1).
Information from (S2). This discovery was reported in (S3).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 31 May 2018.

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

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 00 SW 12.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Illustration: [Norwich Castle Museum staff]. 1962. Drawing of a Neolithic polished flint axehead. Card. 1:1.
<S2>Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Cranworth (South Burgh).
<S3>Serial: 1961. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1961. No 8. p 4.

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