Record Details

NHER Number:14933
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic flint find

Summary

A Neolithic polished flint axehead was found with pieces of charcoal in the early 20th century.

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Location

Grid Reference:TG 2929 2963
Map Sheet:TG22NE
Parish:NORTH WALSHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Furze Hill. Found in garden.
Polished axe 16.5cm by 2.5cm (61/2 inches by 1 inch) found with charcoal.
'Found recently' when exhibited 12 April 1920.
See (S1).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • PLANT REMAINS (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • 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>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. p 321.

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