Record Details

NHER Number:36061
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age axehead

Summary

An Early or Middle Bronze Age axehead, made of copper alloy, found by metal detecting.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 72 15
Map Sheet:TF71NW
Parish:EAST WINCH, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Before 25 January 2001. Metal detecting.
Cutting edge of Early Bronze Age/Middle Bronze Age axehead (S1) found in grassland, formerly arable.
See description in file and (S1).
A. Rogerson (NLA), 2 April 2001.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 1501 BC)

Associated Finds

  • FLANGED AXEHEAD (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • FLANGED AXEHEAD (Early Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 1501 BC)
  • PALSTAVE (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • PALSTAVE (Early Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 1501 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Aerial Photograph: Ordnance Survey. 1976. OS 76/020/127.
<S2>Illustration: Ashley, S.. 2001. Drawing of an Early or Middle Bronze Age copper alloy flat axehead.. Film. 2:1.

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