Record Details

NHER Number:8797
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead

Summary

A Neolithic polished axehead, made of flint.

Images - none

Location

Parish:CRANWORTH, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1958. Stray Find.
Exact site not recorded:
1 Neolithic polished flint axehead of yellow flint, found by [1]. See drawing (S1).
Information from (S2), listed in (S3) and noted on (S4).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 3 August 2014.

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

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Illustration: [Norwich Castle Museum staff]. 1958. Drawing of a Neolithic polished flint axehead. Card. 1:1.
<S2>Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Cranworth.
<S3>Serial: 1958. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries. Vol 5. p 3.
<S4>Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 90 SE 12.

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