|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Neolithic flint artefacts|
In the early 20th century various Neolithic flint artefacts were found in Cringleford parish. The exact location and nature of their discovery are uncertain. This collection included two arrowheads, a polished axehead and a harpoon barb.
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About 1920 to 21.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).
Harpoon barb, two petit tranchet derivatives.
One fragment from a polished axe and flint sickle from Cringleford appear in (S1).
Two saws listed in (S2).
E. Rose (NAU).
- FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- HARPOON (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- SAW (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- SICKLE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- TRANSVERSE ARROWHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Archive: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. |
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Cringleford. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary file. |
|<S1>||Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph. |
|<S2>||Article in serial: 1920. Summary of Proceedings. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society of East Anglia. Vol III Pt II (for 1919-20) pp 315-322. pp 316, 322. |
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