Record Details

NHER Number:2900
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic flint find


A Neolithic polished flint axehead was found on ploughed land in North Elmham Park at an uncertain date.

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Full description

1939-1945. Stray Find.
Found in North Elmham Park, on land ploughed between 1939 and 1945 (exact spot not known):
1 Neolithic polished flint axehead, cutting edge damaged. See drawing (S1).
Information from (S1).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 31 May 2018.

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: Clough, T. 1974. 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. Elmham (North).

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