Record Details

NHER Number:3533
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age axehead and axehammer

Summary

A small flat Bronze Age copper alloy axehead was found near the Peddar's Way. A Bronze Age axehammer may also have been found here. The exact nature of these discoveries is unclear.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 762 278
Map Sheet:TF72NE
Parish:HARPLEY, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1973.
Small flat bronze axehead found near Peddars Way.
See (S1).
Information from KLM and A.J. Lawson (NAU).

A.J. Lawson (NAU) says axehammer also found near here.
E. Rose (NAU).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds

  • AXE HAMMER (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • FLAT AXEHEAD (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 72 NE 20.
---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Bronze Age. Harpley.
<S1>Photograph: HV 16-18, 23.

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