Record Details

NHER Number:6325
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic or Bronze Age axe hammer

Summary

Part of a Neolithic or Bronze Age quartzite axe hammer (perforated object) has been found in Sheringham pairsh. The exact location and nature of its discovery are uncertain.

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Location

Parish:SHERINGHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Fragmentary quartzite axehammer.
R.R. Clarke (NCM).

(S1).
T. Clough (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds

  • AXE HAMMER (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Sheringham.
<S1>Article in serial: Clough, T. H. Mck. and Green, B. 1972. The petrological identification of stone implements from East Anglia. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society. Vol 38 pp 108-155.

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