|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Late Bronze Age hoard|
A hoard of over forty Late Bronze Age socketed axeheads, made of copper alloy, which was found on the surface, during excavation and by metal detecting in 2001.
|Grid Reference:||Not displayed|
|Parish:||EAST RUDHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
19 January 2001. Stray finds.
Found by  on bare ground on pig field.
14 Late Bronze Age socketed axes.
Detailed description and illustrations to follow.
10 initially found, a further 4 whilst A. Rogerson (NLA) and K. Hinds (NLA) visiting site 22 January 2001.
See plan in file.
K. Hinds (NLA) 30 January 2001.
January to May 2001.
A further 9 axeheads found.
December 2001. Excavation and metal detecting.
21 complete and fragmentary axeheads found.
See file for more details.
S. Spooner (NLA) 3 November 2005
- FINDSPOT (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
- HOARD (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
- SOCKETED AXEHEAD (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
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