|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Bronze Age copper alloy spearhead|
In 1922 a Bronze Age copper alloy socketed spearhead, in remarkably sharp condition, was recovered from the River Wensum near the new Carrow Bridge (NHER 843).
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|Grid Reference:||TG 2390 0773|
|Parish:||NORWICH, NORWICH, NORFOLK|
September/October 1922. Found while dredging for new bridge (enclosed in a lump of clay). Carrow Bridge - River Wensum.
Bronze spearhead Class II (133mm long x 30mm width). Remarkably sharp condition - socketed and looped low down on socket.
Compiled by R. R. Clarke (NCM).
- FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- SPEAR (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 20 NW 78; TG 20 NW 195. |
|---||Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Norwich - Bronze Age. |
|<S2>||Newspaper Article: 7 February 1. Eastern Daily Press. |
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