Record Details

NHER Number:23656
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Prehistoric worked flints from west of Broad Covert


Fieldwalking as part of the Fenland Survey recovered a small scatter of prehistoric worked flints.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 6369 9696
Map Sheet:TL69NW

Full description

18 March 1987. Fenland fieldwalking. West of Broad Covert.
Well weathered soil and young cereal.

HLG AP. HLG U3 in (S1).
Small group of flints, not a concentration.
R. Silvester (NAU), 20 March 1987.

For full details of wares, flint types etc see (S2).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---*Fieldwork: Fenland Survey. HLG AP. FENS.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Monograph: Silvester, R. J. 1991. The Fenland Project, Number 4: The Wissey Embayment and the Fen Causeway, Norfolk. East Anglian Archaeology. No 52.
<S2>Archive: Fenland Folders.

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