Record Details

NHER Number:479
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic flint axe, Bedford Street/Little London Street

Summary

Excavations at Stannard's Bakery in 1938 unearthed a Neolithic polished flint axe.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 2303 0863
Map Sheet:TG20NW
Parish:NORWICH, NORWICH, NORFOLK

Full description

1938 in excavations at Stannard's Bakery at corner of Bedford Lane/Little London Street.
White polished flint axe.
Held by NCM, formerly by Stannard's.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

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

<S1>Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards.
<S2>Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Norwich - Neolithic.
<S3>Article in serial: 1934. Summary of Proceedings. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society of East Anglia. Vol VII Pt III pp 427-430. p 430.

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Mon 140Part of: Little London Street (Monument)
Mon 133Part of: Pottergate (Monument)

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