Record Details

NHER Number:7753
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic flint find


The cutting edge of a Neolithic partly polished flint axehead was found in a field in 1970.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 1578 1862
Map Sheet:TG11NE

Full description

1970. Ploughed field. Half a chipped and polished flint axe or adze (cutting edge); non stained; hinge fracture.
See (S1) for sketch.
E. B Green (NCM).

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

---Serial: 1970. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1970. No 17. p 8.
---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 11 NE 5.
---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. Haveringland.

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