|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Neolithic polished flint axehead|
A few years before 1948 a Neolithic polished flint axehead was recovered from a field west of Manor House.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 9925 0843|
|Parish:||WHINBURGH AND WESTFIELD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
Before 1948. Stray Find.
Found a few years before 1948 in field around 1000 yds [914m] west of Manor House:
Neolithic polished flint axe of mottled white flint with squared sides. 7 inches [18cm] long, max width 2 3/5 inches [7cm] x max thickness 1 1/5 inch [3cm].
Seen by R. R. Clarke (NCM).
Information from (S1), which also has a rough sketch of the object.
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 30 May 2018.
- FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 90 NE 2. |
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|<S1>||Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Whinburgh. |
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