Record Details

NHER Number:8265
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic flaked flint axehead


In 1971 a Neolithic flaked flint axehead was recovered from this site.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 3020 2160
Map Sheet:TG32SW

Full description

Chipped flint axe (adze on map. E. Rose NAU) cutting edge broken.
Surface find 200 yds (182m) southwest of Turner's Farm.
Drawn T. H. Mck. Clough (NCM) 1972, (S1).
T. Clough (NCM).

Object on load to NCM. [1]
E. Rose (NAU).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • FLAKED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Serial: 1971. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1971. No 18. p 11.
---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 32 SW 13.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Tunstead.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Clough, T.. 1972. Drawing of a Neolithic flint axe.. Card. 1:1.

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