Record Details

NHER Number:498
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age copper alloy axehead, Boundary Road/Drayton Road

Summary

A Late Bronze Age socketed copper alloy axehead with part of its wooden haft surviving was found on a building site in 1965.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 2076 1100
Map Sheet:TG21SW
Parish:NORWICH, NORWICH, NORFOLK

Full description

1965.
Socketed bronze axe with part of wooden haft remaining found on surface of building site.
Unknown if axe came from this site.
W. Milligan (NCM).

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

  • PLANT REMAINS (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • SOCKETED AXEHEAD (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Serial: 1965. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1965. No 12. p 5.
---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 21 SW 42.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Norwich - Bronze Age.

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