Record Details

NHER Number:9194
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead

Summary

A Neolithic flaked flint axehead was found next to the barn in 1972.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 0883 9023
Map Sheet:TM09SE
Parish:NEW BUCKENHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1972. Stray Find.
Surface find on ploughed field next to barn:
1 Neolithic chipped flint axehead of tranchet derived form. Recorded as an adze on (S1). See drawing (S2).
Information from (S3).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 3 August 2014.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • FLAKED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • TRANCHET AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Serial: 1972. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1972. No 19. p 4.
---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TM 09 SE 17.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Map: NCM. NCM Record Map.
<S2>Illustration: Clough, T. 1972. Drawing of a Neolithic flaked flint axehead. Card. 1:1.
<S3>Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Buckenham (New).

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