Record Details

NHER Number:6432
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Palaeolithic flint flake

Summary

A Palaeolithic flint flake was found at the foot of the cliffs here in 1970.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 2081 4262
Map Sheet:TG24SW
Parish:CROMER, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1970. Stray Find.
Picked up at foot of cliffs:
1 Palaeolithic worked flint flake. Donated to Norwich Castle Museum (NWHCM : 1972.326).
Information from (S1). Also noted in (S2), (S3) and (S4), although no additional information is given.
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 27 June 2014.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Lower Palaeolithic to Middle Palaeolithic - 1000000 BC to 40001 BC)

Associated Finds

  • FLAKE (Lower Palaeolithic to Middle Palaeolithic - 500000 BC to 40001 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---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 - Palaeolithic.
<S2>Publication: Wymer, J. J. 1985. Palaeolithic Sites of East Anglia. p 26.
<S3>Unpublished Contractor Report: 1997. The English Rivers Palaeolithic Project. Regions 8 (East Anglian Rivers) and 11 (Trent Drainage). Wessex Archaeology. CR-2, No.13.
<S4>Website: TERPS online database. Site 22503.

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