Record Details

NHER Number:3071
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead

Summary

A Neolithic polished flint axehead was found in 1964.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 0441 1151
Map Sheet:TG01SW
Parish:MATTISHALL, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1964. Stray Find.
Found in Mattishall at [1]:
Neolithic polished flint axehead - iron stained. See drawings (S1) and (S2).
On loan to Norwich Castle Museum (NWHCM : L1968.7).
Information from (S3).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 4 June 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: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 01 SW 16.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Langmaid, N. 1964. Drawing of a Neolithic polished flint axehead. Card. 1:1.
<S2>Illustration: [Norwich Castle Museum staff]. 1964. Drawing of a Neolithic polished flint axehead. Card. 1:1.
<S3>Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Mattishall.

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