|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Mesolithic flint tranchet-type axe/adze|
In 1972 a broken Mesolithic tranchet-type flint axe/adze was found at this location.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 402 250|
|Parish:||HICKLING, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
1972. Stray Find.
Surface find by :
1 Mesolithic flint tranchet type axe/adze fragment. See drawing (S1).
Information from (S2). Discovery reported in (S3) and also noted in (S4).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 4 June 2014.
- FINDSPOT (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)
- TRANCHET AXEHEAD (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
|<S1>||Illustration: 1972. Drawing of a fragmentary Mesolithic flaked flint tranchet axe/adze. Card. 1:1. |
|<S2>||Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Mesolithic. |
|<S3>||Serial: 1972. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1972. No 19. p 5. |
|<S4>||Monograph: Wymer, J. J. and Bonsall, C. J. (eds). 1977. Gazetteer of Mesolithic Sites in England and Wales with a Gazetteer of Upper Palaeolithic Sites in England and Wales. Council for British Archaeology Research Report. No. 20. p 207. |
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